Do you want to access to this and other private contents?
Log in if you are a subscriber or click here to request service
BRITISH CONCORDE GROUNDED OVER WING CRACK SCARE
LONDON, A British Airways Concorde has been taken out of service after a crack developed in its rear wings. A few months ago engineers of British discovered 60 mm long cracks in the rear wing span of seven planes of concorde. Those cracks were considered "no risk to safety" by the Civil Aviation Authority. On the other hand, the crack of the Concorde taken out of service grew to 76 mm, so...
© AVIONEWS - World Aeronautical Press Agency Srl