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    Concorde's flight development programme is the most rigorous in civil aviation history and it has taken the aircraft to some seventy airports,in all six Continents.

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    Concorde's flight development programme is the most rigorous in civil aviation history and it has taken the aircraft to some seventy airports,in all six Continents.

    Over the years,Concorde's impact has covered most of the globe......welcomed it warmly.

    In every country visited Concorde has proved to be an ??? magnet to the crowds,......10 mile traffic jams have built up as crowds of more than 100,000 people have gathered.........few products of the modern age are so instantly recognisable as the supersonic jet........
    .........Sales and Service Director of british Airways Corporation Commercial Aircraft Division,Dereck john.

    JOH:Up to the ???sent time,we have flown many thousands of passengers all over the world in conditions as you see them here......
    .......British Aircraft Corporation Folkstone factory is the British centre for Concorde's final assembly.As....
    .....commercial aviation.

    However,some people are worried that Concorde will harm the environment, what are the facts?
    John:....the results of which have been published in USA...show the scale of Concorde's operations currently envisaged will have no detectable effect on the atmosphere and the environment.

    The Australian Government has agreed to Concorde's proving flights along an experimental supersonic corridor over their desert area so that this phenomena can be better understood by them.There's the question of airfield noise, Concorde's airfield noise levels are as manufacturers predicted, compatible with those of the 707 and DC-8....

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    Film ID:
    VLVA1B7TVGD4LITFNUPN9TGKZGYJB
    Media URN:
    VLVA1B7TVGD4LITFNUPN9TGKZGYJB
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    01/07/1975
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:09:29:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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