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Episode 3 of 6

The iconic plane's roots go back to the 1940s when the idea of supersonic travel was every aerodynamicist's dream. Now the craft faces an uncertain future as it heads into the next century. Stewardesses, pilots and passengers look back over Concorde's chequered history. (1994)

29 minutes

Last on

Fri 4 Nov 1994 20:30


BBC Four Transport Revolutions Collection

BBC Four Transport Revolutions Collection
Faster, further, sleeker. Take a look at the innovations that have changed the way we travel.

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