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BA9185P - AUGUST 7th 2001

Aircraft G-BOAF (216)
CREW Mike Bannister (BA Concorde Chief Pilot)
Les Brodie (BA Concorde Flight Training manager)
Peter Carrigan (Senior Engineering officer)
Bob Woodcock (Senior Engineering officer)
Departure London Heathrow 10:50 UK
Arrival Shannon International - Ireland 12:00 UK
Routing Heathrow - Bristol Channel - South of Ireland - Shannon
Flight aims Flight crew training transit flight
Flight to include Supersonic cycle for 30mins for further training
Test results N/A

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G-BOAF on a short take off run, departs from LHR
BA 9185P heads for the Atlantic on-route to Shannon .
G-BOAF on short finals into Shannon Airport in Ireland
Picture courtesy of Brian Gavin.
'Alpah Foxtrot' touches down on the runway at Shannon.
Picture courtesy of Brian Gavin.
Concorde 216 waits to across to the Airport proper from thits BA base
G-BOAF is towed to a safe area on the airport apron where engine start can take place.
A close up of Alpha Foxtrot's nose landing gear
The main landing gear displaying the new Michelin tyres.