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On this day … 9th April 1969

On this day 47 years ago, Brian Trubshaw and John Cochrane flew the first British built Concorde 002 G-BSST from Filton, Bristol to RAF Fairford in Gloucestershire.  The 22-minute flight was broadcast around the world, securing Concorde's place in aviation history.    Brian Trubshaw was recorded as saying: "It was an awesome experience for myself and my... Continue Reading →

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Will there ever be another Concorde?

I love flying, but my knowledge of aircraft is on a par with my knowledge of motor vehicles ... zilch.  I view them as a way to get from A to B.  Yet, some time ago, I actually  fell in love with an aircraft - Concorde.  OK it is fair to say that a member of my family... Continue Reading →

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