My dear father somehow managed to get a number of return LHR-JFK Concorde flights paid for by his former employer in the 90s.SW1 wrote:I wish them the best of luck the world need a new SST that the pubic can experience
And just because it’s the best aircraft ever built
Growing up as a confirmed aviation geek, it is something he never ceased to rub my nose in (as recently as last week) with tales of celebrities, caviar and tiny seats at Mach 2+!
Weirdly, Covid-19 might just have created a situation where SST development is more viable. With smaller numbers of passengers, reduced demand for leisure and collapsing demand for jet fuel in the foreseeable future you could just about make a business case for a limited point to point service between global finance centres.
P.s: guessing you meant 'public'