Happy 40th Birthday, Concorde!

Today marks the fortieth anniversary since the first flight of a concorde. Here is an interactive site from British Airways full of information about the supersonic airline:

http://www.britishairways.com/concorde/index.html

The BBC also have a webpage that was published when Concorde was retired in 2003:

http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/in_depth/uk/2003/concorde_retirement/default.stm

Meanwhile, in America, today is National Read Across America Day which is an initiative to encourage reading in the USA on the birthday of Dr Seuss:

http://www.nea.org/readacross/

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