CONCORDE SST


Droop Nose



1. Pitot Head

2. Radome

3. Weather radar scanner

4. Visor Hydrauilc jack and retraction linkage

5. Secondary pivot head

6. Droop nose : Down position

7. Incidence probe

8. Visor rails

9. Drooping nose hydraulic jack

10. Retractable visor

11. Internal Windscreen panels


Gallery
BA Concorde Nose

Nose at 5 degrees

Nose at and visor up

BA Concorde visor down for serviceing

BA Concorde Nose

The Visor Mechanism inside the nose

Droop nose hydraulic actuators

Pitot Head
Additional Pictures by Adrian Falconer and Jean-Louis Delezenne.