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