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Tour Guide Talk - Concorde, Plane of the Future?

08/03/13 through 08/04/13 | 11am & 2pm

Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum

Pier 86, W. 46th St. and 12th Ave. Map

212-245-0072

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03-08-2013 12:00:00 04-08-2013 12:00:00 America/New_York Tour Guide Talk - Concorde, Plane of the Future? | 11am & 2pm We now travel on subsonic airliners which take seven hours to cross the Atlantic, but from 1976 to 2003 it was possible to make the trip in half that time. This talk will touch on how Concorde came to be, the technological advances involved and the aviation records set by these aircraft. http://www.cityguideny.com/eventinfo.cfm?id=138877 Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum

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We now travel on subsonic airliners which take seven hours to cross the Atlantic, but from 1976 to 2003 it was possible to make the trip in half that time. This talk will touch on how Concorde came to be, the technological advances involved and the aviation records set by these aircraft.

Venue Description: The Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum is a non-profit, educational institution featuring the legendary aircraft carrier Intrepid, the space shuttle Enterprise, the world's fastest jets and a guided missile submarine. Through exhibitions, educational programming and the foremost collection of technologically groundbreaking aircraft and vessels, visitors of all ages and abilities are taken on an interactive journey through history to learn about American innovation and bravery. The Intrepid Museum fulfills its mission to honor our heroes, educate the public and inspire our youth by connecting them to history through hands-on exploration while bridging the future by inspiring innovation.

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