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New York City / Concorde Landing #490960

NBC Evening News for Wednesday, Oct 19, 1977
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(Studio) Concorde flies into NYC's Kennedy International Airport for 1st time after long court battle. British Airways and Air France crews are only passengers for test flight.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(NYC) Plane makes less noise than many area residents had expected; SST makes less noise landing than taking off. [PEOPLE - cite reactions to noise.] [British Airways spokesperson Brian WALPOLE - compares Concorde fight to land in New York City to New York Yankees winning World Series after year of controversy.] Test flights for plane noted.
REPORTER: Robert Hager

Reporter(s):
Chancellor, John;
Hager, Robert
Duration:
00:01:40

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