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Fifty Years of Concorde

Fifty Years of Concorde
 
British Airways Concorde takes off in London on its final flight, 26 November 2003. AFP PHOTO/CARL DE SOUZA

The first flight of the Franco-British Concorde supersonic passenger aircraft took place fifty years ago this month. The anniversary was marked at the Museum of Air and Aerospace at Le Bourget airport near Paris by pilots, passengers and stewards who worked or travelled on Concorde.

Click on "Play" above to hear Dhananjay Khandilkar's report.


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