A fabulous machine, Concorde has been in advance during long years technologicaly speaking. Many procedures that were perfected for its use are currently used on today’s aircrafts ( electrical commands, … ).
This part makes a digest of Concord’s specifications, and focuses on elements which make it such a unique plane.
The main complaints about Concord are not totally groundless, but they have been exaggerated when Concorde was built.
All his life long, Concord has undergone extremes weather conditions and meticulous tests. Its body resists the ravages of time.
Description and explanation of the sound barrier and all the technological repercussions of Concorde’s programme.