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CONCORDE’S FIRST FLIGHT – FIFTY YEARS AGO
The flight was supposed to take place on March 1, 1969, but was postponed due to thick fog. March 2, a Sunday, didn’t look much better, but the Mirage jet fighter chase plane was dispatched and reported conditions above the clouds looked promising and sure enough, the sun burned away the mist and the stage was set for Europe’s leap into the supersonic age. CHARLES KENNEDY READ MORE