TITLE

staying airborne

AUTHOR(S)
Knight, Helen
PUB. DATE
July 2003
SOURCE
Engineer (00137758);7/11/2003, Vol. 292 Issue 7631, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the optimism of Jeff Livings, director of engineering at Virgin Atlantic, about the possibility of making Concorde a commercial success despite its age and rising maintenance costs. British Airways' plan to retire the 30-year-old Concorde; Airbus' refusal to continue supporting the aircraft for commercial flights after October 2003; Willingness of Concord engineers to offer their services to keep the aircraft flying. INSET: EARLY RETIREMENT.
ACCESSION #
10383085

 

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