Aérospatiale / BAC

On this day 17 years ago the Air France Concorde #AF4590 crashed near Roissy

Air France Flight 4590 was a chartered international flight from Paris, France, to New York City, on the Aérospatiale-BAC Concorde. On 25 July 2000, at...

Last built and last flown Concorde 216 (G-BOAF) returns home

Concorde 216, registration G-BOAF, was the last Concorde built, and was also the last in a long line of Bristol-designed aircraft to be assembled...

Concorde celebrates 40th anniversary

Captain Mike Bannister, British Airways’ former chief Concorde pilot, returned to Heathrow today to inspect the iconic supersonic aircraft, which is celebrating the 40th...

Death of André Turcat, aviation pioneer and first pilot of the Concorde

Legendary test pilot André Turcat died Monday night at the age of 94. He was the first aviator to have flown the famous Concorde 2...