A private Italian bidder paid nearly £115,000 (€173,000) for a piece of British aviation history today when he bought a Concorde nose cone at auction.
Wed, 14 Apr, 2004
The last but one Concorde flight will leave Heathrow bound for Barbados tomorrow with 70 invited British Airways staff on board.
Sun, 16 Nov, 2003
FOR some it was their first time, for others it was the umpteenth time, but for all it would prove the very last time they would ever fly on Concorde.
Sat, 25 Oct, 2003
Concorde has completed its last passenger flight from New York to London.
Fri, 24 Oct, 2003
Hundreds of thousands of people are expected to pack Heathrow airport to watch the final flight of Concorde, following unprecedented interest in the aircraft’s retirement, it was revealed today.
Sun, 12 Oct, 2003
Barbados was bidding farewell to Concorde today with the Caribbean island’s last British Airways supersonic flight departing for London.
Sat, 30 Aug, 2003
Concorde returns to passenger service tomorrow with both British Airways and Air France operating flights to New York.
Tue, 06 Nov, 2001
After a short delay caused by fog, a British Airways’ Concorde took off today on its first full transatlantic flight since its grounding in summer 2000.
Mon, 22 Oct, 2001
A British Airways Concorde is making a supersonic test flight from Heathrow to Ireland.
Tue, 07 Aug, 2001
A British Airways Concorde was today completing a second test flight to test the modifications made following last year's tragic crash.
Fri, 20 Jul, 2001
A British Airways’ Concorde complete a successful test flight today when it touched down at an Oxfordshire airfield after a three hour 20 minute flight out over the Atlantic.
Tue, 17 Jul, 2001
A British Airways Concorde took off today from London’s Heathrow airport for the first time since the fleet was grounded in the wake of last year’s Air France crash in Paris which claimed 113 lives.
A British Airways’ Concorde will take to the air tomorrow on a first test flight aimed at putting the supersonic plane back into passenger service, the airline announced today.
Mon, 16 Jul, 2001
Staff were today putting the finishing touches to a British Airways Concorde ahead of a test flight which could take place next week.
Fri, 13 Jul, 2001
A British Airways’ Concorde tonight underwent a 40-minute ‘‘taxi-ing’’ trial’’ at Heathrow Airport and ‘‘responded very well,’’ her chief pilot, Mike Bannister, said.
Wed, 04 Jul, 2001
British Airways hopes to put Concorde back into passenger service by the spring following a modification programme costing £17m.
Tue, 16 Jan, 2001
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