12 JULY 2010


Readers are invited to add their comments to any story. Click on the article to see and add.


BTN also goes out by email every Sunday night at midnight (UK time). To view this edition click here.


Email this Page

The Business Travel News
PO Box 758
Edgware HA8 4QF
United Kingdom
+44 (0)20 8952 8383
© 2019 Business Travel News Ltd.

Article from BTNews 12 JULY 2010

London site for Concorde?

CONCORDE could be making an appearance in London, sadly not as a flyer, but as an added attraction to the rapidly growing South Bank leisure area and a companion to the Millennium Wheel, which originally was sponsored by British Airways.  The last remaining BA Concorde G-BOAB (serial no 208) is currently “resting” at Heathrow waiting to find a permanent UK home.  Initially planned to be a gate guardian at Terminal 5 it is presently open to offers as a loan.  The Thames site could prove ideal, a promotional item not only for British Airways but also Brooklands, the home of the first production Concorde, the only Concorde simulator in existence, and also the plastic Concorde that used to stand on the entranceway to the Heathrow central area.  A decision regarding the aircraft is thought to be imminent. www.brooklandsmuseum.com

Index/Home page

OUR READERS' FINEST WORDS (All times and dates are GMT)

All comments are filtered to exclude any excesses but the Editor does not have to agree with what is being said. 100 words maximum

No one has commented yet, why don't you start the ball rolling?

Add your comment

First Name
Email Address
Company (Not obligatory)
- You must be a registered subscriber using the email address entered to submit a comment, or you will be sent a confirmation email before your comment will appear.
- Your comment will be checked before appearing, which may take several working hours.