RETURN TO FLIGHT

BA9010C - Oct 5th 2001

Aircraft G-BOAF (216)
CREW Captain Mike Bannister (BA Concorde Chief Pilot)
First officer Dave Studd
Engineering officer Bob Woodcock
Engineering officer Keith Brotherhood


Departure London Heathrow 10:52 UK
Arrival London Heathrow 14:25 UK
Routing Heathrow - Bristol Channel - South of Ireland - Bay of Biscay - South of Ireland- Bristol Channel - Heathrow
Flight aims Operational Assessment flight - Second passenger flight
Verification of procedures and service levels to be used when the aircraft returns to Airline service
All the passengers were BA staff.

Alpah Foxtrot comes in to Heathrow on a sunny October afternoon
G-BOAF dips dpown on short finals to LHR runway 27L
Take off from LHR Runway 27L
Alpha Foxtrot needed a little more speed for this picture!!!
Heading back to base under tow
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The BA Concordes are kept on the BA East engineering Base at Heathrow
Alpha Foxtrot gets ready to cross the road to her base

Car traffic stops as Concorde edges across the road
Alpah Foxtrot's freshly painted tail fin flares in the sunlight
...and there she goes!!!