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Concorde's last flight

Luxury abounds in automobiles, homes an yachts. Usually when we think of luxury air travel, we think of ‘flying first class.’

But there is another type, or was anyway.

Concorde made its final flight 6 years ago today. In many ways, Concorde was far ahead of its time.

It was to provide the ultra-rich a transatlantic journey in under 3 hours—obviously shaping luxury travel for business.

This all started before man set foot on the moon… astounding if you really stop and think about it—incidentally, Concorde’s engines were developed by Rolls-Royce. Continue reading