Air Pictorial 1999-11
P.Holthusen - Classic Concorde
G-BOAA at London Heathrow, preparing for its first scheduled service to Bahrain in January 1976.
In its smart new colour scheme, G-BOAF makes an impressive sight as it puts on reheat to power itself to its Mach 2 cruise speed.
Capt Jock Lowe (left), one of the original BA Concorde pilots, prepares for another transatlantic flight. The instrumentation is far removed from the ‘glass’ cockpits of today’s airliners.