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  1. Monument to Characters of Movie MiminoRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 25 | TrekEarth

    ... Mimino does not feel at home in the big city. Nevertheless, he becomes a pilot of a supersonic jet liner, the Tupolev Tu-144, flying all over the world. But feeling homesick, he finally comes back to his native town of Telavi in Georgia, to his ...

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  2. XB-1 Supersonic Jet Could Take You from London to NYC in 3.5-Hours, is Concorde SuccessorRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 17 | TechEBlog

    ... It is one of only two supersonic transports to have been operated commercially; the other is the Soviet-built Tupolev Tu-144, which was operated for a much shorter period.

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  3. Concordski: How the Soviet Union lost the supersonic raceRead the original story w/Photo

    May 31, 2016 | BBC News

    In the early 1970s the Anglo-French Concorde and the Soviet-built Tupolev Tu-144, dubbed Concordski, were vying to become the world's first supersonic airliner. Both planes were nearly ready for production and the Paris Air Show in June 1973 was an opportunity for both sides to show off their aircraft.

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  4. Konkordski - Documentary - Tupolev TU-144Read the original story

    Jun 1, 2016 | DrikoLand

    "Konkordski - Documentary - Tupolev TU-144 A documentary describing the history behind the Tupolev TU-144 Subscribe for more Videos from this incredible aircr " My Comments : Looking forward to watching this when I get some time; added to my Plex queue

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  5. VIDEO: Concordski: How the Soviet Union lost the supersonic raceRead the original story w/Photo

    May 31, 2016 | Newsday

    In the early 1970s the Anglo-French Concorde and the Soviet-built Tupolev Tu-144, dubbed Concordski, were vying to become the world's first supersonic airliner. Both planes were nearly ready for production and the Paris Air Show in June 1973 was an opportunity for both sides to show off their aircraft.

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  6. 5/26/16 OT - Take some TheanineRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2016 | Lone Star Ball

    The Tupolev Tu-144 is a retired jet airliner , which was the world's first commercial supersonic transport aircraft . It is one of only two SSTs to enter commercial service, the other being the Anglo-French Concorde .

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  7. The 'mini concorde' Boom can fly 40 passengers from London to New York in 3.5 hoursRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2016 | Daily Mail

    ... market, and consuming more fuel to carry fewer passengers than a Boeing 747. The other is the Soviet-built Tupolev Tu-144, which ran for a much shorter period of time before it was grounded and retired due to safety and budget issues. Concorde was ...

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  8. NASA begins work to bring back supersonic passenger travelRead the original story

    Feb 29, 2016 | Xinhuanet

    ... and the predecessor of today's NASA, known as the U.S. National Advisory Committee on Aeronautics. Russia 's Tupolev Tu-144 and the Concorde were the first supersonic civilian aircrafts to transport passengers at speeds greater than the speed of ...

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  9. Nasa reveals 'son of Concorde' concept it hopes to fly in 2020Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 28, 2016 | Daily Mail

    ... market, and consuming more fuel to carry fewer passengers than a Boeing 747. The other is the Soviet-built Tupolev Tu-144, which ran for a much shorter period of time before it was grounded and retired due to safety and budget issues. Concorde was ...

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  10. Inside the first Concorde to land in the US to see super-rich used to cross the AtlanticRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2016 | Daily Mail

    ... It is one of only two supersonic transports to have been operated commercially. The other is the Soviet-built Tupolev Tu-144, which ran for a much shorter period of time before it was grounded and retired due to safety and budget issues. Concorde ...

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