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Will Concorde Ever Fly Again

The aviation world is abuzz with reports that a group of Concorde fans may have raised enough money to get the historic supersonic jet back in the skies once again. According to CNN, “Club Concorde” has raised £120 million ($186 million) for its “return to flight” plan and hopes to get one of the decommissioned aircraft back in the skies by 2019. The group describes itself as “ex-captains, ex-charterers and people passionate about Concorde, working together to keep Concorde in people’s hearts and minds.” Club Concorde says it has its sights on two Concordes — both in France. “The plan would be to purchase one of the Concorde and operate her as a private, heritage aircraft under neutral livery,” says the club on its website. To read more, click here.

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