Concurso de aviación histórica: Edición Concorde

El Concorde realizó su último vuelo de pasajeros hace 19 años, pero ¿conoces bien este legendario Speedbird?

Ponga a prueba sus conocimientos en nuestro cuestionario dedicado o repase algunas respuestas mirando primero aquí...

Concorde

Question 1 of 15

On what date was the first BA Concorde passenger flight?

January 21, 1974
January 21, 1975
January 21, 1976
January 21, 1977

Question 2 of 15

What was the destination of the first Concorde BA passenger flight?

New York
Bahrain
Rio de Janerio
Washington DC

Question 3 of 15

An Air France Concorde took off at the same time as the BA Concorde, but what was its first destination?

New York
Bahrain
Rio de Janerio
Washington DC

Question 4 of 15

Including prototypes, how many Concordes were built?

14
16
18
20

Question 5 of 15

How many Concordes still exist today?

12
15
18
19

Question 6 of 15

What was the Concorde’s typical supersonic cruising speed?

1,250mph
1,350mph
1,450mph
1,550mph

Question 7 of 15

What was Concorde’s passenger capacity?
 

100 passengers
110 passengers
120 passengers
134 passengers

Question 8 of 15

What was Concorde’s cargo capacity?

1.5 tonnes of cargo
2.0 tonnes of cargo
2.5 tonnes of cargo
3.0 tonnes of cargo

Question 9 of 15

When was the last BA Concorde passenger flight?

October 24, 2002
October 24, 2003
October 24, 2004
October 24, 2005

Question 10 of 15

A BA Concorde set the record for the fastest passenger flight across the Atlantic. In what time did it make its wind assisted crossing?

1 hour 52 minutes 59 seconds
2 hours 52 minutes 59 seconds
3 hours 52 minutes 59 seconds
4 hours 42 minutes 59 seconds

Question 11 of 15

As a result of intense heat, Concorde would expand in flight, but by how much?

2-4 inches
4-6 inches
6-10 inches
10-12 inches

Question 12 of 15

At what altitude did Concorde fly?

50,000ft
55,000ft
60,000ft
65,000ft

Question 13 of 15

How much did the average ticket cost for a round trip crossing of the Atlantic in 1997?

$7,000
$8,000
$9,000
$9,500

Question 14 of 15

Which London airport did Concorde operate from?

Stansted
Gatwick
Heathrow
Luton

Question 15 of 15

Concorde 001 performed the longest observation of a solar eclipse, but in what year?

1973
1983
1974
1984

You got correct!

0 > 25%, Pato cojo. Hay que leer un poco más.

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26% > 50%, Gorrión con tos. Buen esfuerzo, sin embargo.

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51% > 75%, Pájaro de alto vuelo. Todavía hay margen de mejora.

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76% > 100% Total speedbird. Bien hecho.

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