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Concorde: The Final YYZ-JFK-LHR Flight | by Canadian Pacific
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Concorde: The Final YYZ-JFK-LHR Flight

Photo taken in 2003.

 

The Concorde on its takeoff roll. Within seconds, it was airbourne and we're never to see the beautiful metal bird fly again.

 

Some stats:

 

_____________ British Airways ---------------- Air Canada

_____________ Concorde ----------------------- Boeing 747-400 Combi

 

Crusiing speed: 2,150 kmh------------------------- 910 kmh

Criusing altitude: 54,000 ft. -------------------------- 35,000 ft.

Total Flying time: 4 hr 5 mins ---------------------- 7 hours 50 mins.

(LHR-YYZ)

 

Return fare: USD $12,000 -------------------------- CAD $5,949 (First Class)

(2003 dollar) --------------------------------------------- CAD $1,084 (coach)

 

___ Length: 62.17 m ---------------------------------- 70.66 m

___ Wingspan: 25.56 m ------------------------------ 64.44 m

___ Height: 11.40 m ---------------------------------- 19.41 m

 

Accommodation: 100 (First Class) --------------- 296 (First Class + Coach), plus

-------------------------------------------------------------- 38 tonnes of frieght

 

Maximum Range: 6,500 km ------------------------ 10,700 km

 

Power Plants: 4 x Rolls Royce ------------------- 4 x Pratt & Whitney PW 4056

__________ SNECMA Olympus 593 Mk 610

 

Engine Thrust: 38,050 lbs each -------------------- 56,750 lbs each

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Taken on October 2, 2003