Airplane Air France Airways Concorde 12.3 TAIL#F-BVFF Diecast Model Aircraft. This item will be available as a special order only and will be custom made for you. Materials required for the creation of your item are in stock. A symbol of innovation and technological advancement, the Air France Concorde remains one of the greatest aviation stories of the post-Cold War era. It is the only supersonic passenger airline ever designed, and the only one flown with any regularity.
Featuring a state-of-the-art design, the Air France Concorde offered very minimal air resistance through its slim fuselage and low-wing monoplane delta wing layout. The pencil-type appearance of the aircraft was a requirement brought about by the high speeds of supersonic flight. This unique design obscured the flight crews view below; as such, the nose cone was equipped with a positional assembly, allowing it to be positioned down when taxiing or whenever necessary.Titanium was a main component of the Air France Concordes design, enabling the passenger airline to reach speeds of up to Mach 2 and a range of over 4,000 miles. The item "Airplane Air France Airways Concorde 12.3 Diecast Model Aircraft" is in sale since Tuesday, October 11, 2016. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Transportation\Aviation\Airlines\Air France". The seller is "atlantisgift" and is located in New York. This item can be shipped to North, South, or Latin America, all countries in Europe, all countries in continental Asia, Australia.