Old Oct 29, 04, 5:45 pm
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paulusst
 
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Originally Posted by Alpha Golf
And best reason of all -- it's hideously ugly.
Ugly it is, beyond belief and that follows a recent trend in Airbus designs. The 340/600 isnt much better, with all its length its looks like a overambitioned plastic surgery on a male porn star ...

BUT, if design (which is more than just looks, if it looks right it will work right, esp. true with aerodynamics) ever was a factor of the reason for BA to operate an aircraft or not, they wouldnt have retired Concorde in the first place *sob* ....
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