British Airways Concorde - they were very loud. Was visiting NYC in 1980 and heard the roar of one which was already pretty high up and it was by far the loudest plane I had ever heard and I grew up in Wichita - the Air Capitol of the USA in the and early
Flight with British pre-production Concorde 01 (G-AXDN). Concorde flew with the Red Arrows in their Folland Gnat jet trainer. At this time the Concorde test programme was based at RAF Fairford and the Red Arrows at Kemble Airfield.
The Edgley Optica is a British light aircraft designed for slow-speed observation work, and intended as a low-cost alternative to helicopters. Market conditions are currently being assessed with a view to restarting production of the Optica.