In Pictures: Supersonic dream - Remembering the Concorde

Celebrating the 10-year anniversary of the last supersonic passenger flight

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The final Concorde, Flight 216, takes off from London's Heathrow Airport, en route to its birthplace, Filton in western England. Concorde, which has made more farewell tours than Frank Sinatra, let out its final supersonic roar as it hurtled across the Bay of Biscay at twice the speed of sound before starting its new earthbound life at a heritage center in Filton.

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