Thread: Concorde Blues
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Old 07-19-2016, 02:40 PM
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Originally Posted by billfish678 View Post
The Concorde (at least the airframe) was not remotely near the end of its lifespan.
(even less well educated response )

That may well be. From what I can see, the Concorde's cockpit was never updated, nor were the engines -- as noted above, the plane guzzled fuel, and I have no idea if updated, more fuel-efficient engines were even a possibility for it.