Thread: Concorde Blues
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Old 07-26-2016, 02:50 PM
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Originally Posted by coremelt View Post
It's possible you'll get your wish, a group is trying to get one single Concorde flying again as basically an air show plane that takes people on expensive joy rides.
http://www.businessinsider.com/conco...me-back-2015-9
When I was a kid in the mid 80s one of the Concordes came to the EAA Fly-In in Oshkosh, Wisconsin. They did at least one flight (with a portion of supersonic flight, I'm guessing) up and back from Oshkosh to Hudson Bay. I have no memory how expensive it was to get on that flight, but I remember the local TV stations all had a reporter and a camera man on it.

Not sure how much air show business Air France/British Airways did with the Concorde back in the day, but apparently they did make some rounds.