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Old Jan 1, 16, 9:25 am
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Gardyloo
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Originally Posted by DrDiarrhea View Post
Speed is no longer the driver of airline revenue.
It's very hard to overtake the speed of light. Video conferencing, Skype, SMS... all fantasies in 1968. The only person I ever knew who was a regular user of Concorde was my big shot ex-roomie who was the comptroller of Aramco and who would take the Concorde if the company's 747 was in the wrong place. Cost of fuel? What cost is that?
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