ITYT Travel Forums  

Go Back   ITYT Travel Forums > General Travel Topics > General Travel > News
Click Here to Login

Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 02-27-2003, 02:45 AM   #1
Senior Member
ITYT Navigator
 
Join Date: Sep 2001
Location: AUS
Posts: 690
Concorde future 'under review'

Concorde future 'under review'

Quote:
Concorde could be taken out of service following a drop in demand, British Airways has announced.

The carrier said its premium service between London and New York was being reviewed but insisted such a process was "ongoing".

Concorde has been blighted by a rash of problems including the Paris crash in July 2000 in which 113 people were killed.
__________________

tycoonjack is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-27-2003, 10:15 PM   #2
JW
Junior Member
ITYT Cabin Crew
 
Join Date: Apr 2002
Location: AUS
Posts: 26
Concorde loses part of rudder

Yet another rudder incident today.

Concorde loses part of rudder

Quote:
NEW YORK (CNN) -- An Air France Concorde lost a piece of a rudder during a flight from Paris to New York on Thursday but landed safely and on schedule.

It was the sixth time since 1989 that a Concorde has experienced a rudder breakup, said British Airways, the only other airline flying the supersonic jet.
-jw
JW is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off



All times are GMT -5. The time now is 07:20 AM.



Content Relevant URLs by vBSEO 3.6.0