Thread: Concorde Blues
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Old 07-19-2016, 11:02 AM
leahcim leahcim is offline
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Originally Posted by coremelt View Post
That and the fact that long distance private business jets were in general far more useful for the uber-rich. Take off when you want, fly directly to a smaller airport nearer to your final destination. Even if the Concorde was faster, the convenience of leaving whenever you want was more valuable to the uber-rich.
And skipping security lines. If I'm going to shave a couple of hours off my travel time, I want to shave off those hours, especially if the plane itself is more comfortable.