Concorde: The Race for Supersonic on SBS – Go inside the race to build the first supersonic airliner between Europe’s Concorde, the Soviet TU144 and the American Boeing 2707.

From the post-war jet boom to the death of the supersonic dream 40 years later, this is a story of engineering brilliance, international espionage and tragedy that surrounded the attempt to make the fastest airliner on earth.

Episode One:

The race to build the first supersonic airliner faces both technical challenges and international espionage.

Episode Two:

Concorde became the most luxurious airliner in the world, and yet the supersonic dream still died. Could it be revived?

Concorde: The Race for Supersonic on SBS and SBS on Demand – New Series Premiere – Monday, 11 December at 8.30pm (2 Parts)

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Concorde: The Race for Supersonic on SBS