1969 France Concorde
2nd March, 1969: The supersonic airliner an British and French joint project, Concorde, has it’s maiden flight reaching 10,000ft and 300mph .
It would be 7 years before Concorde started commercial flights on 21 January 1976 and flew commercial Trans-Atlantic flights until 23 October 2003 when it was retired from service.
Concord Fly Past with Red Arrows over Buckingham Palace for the Queen’s Golden Jubilee in 2002
March 2, 1969 in History
1st test flight of the supersonic Concorde