This plane could cross the Atlantic in 3.5 hours. Why did it fail?

  • に公開 2016/07/19
  • The Concorde gave us supersonic transport. But why did this supersonic plane fail? The answer is complicated.
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  • dada416 gaming
    dada416 gaming 2 日 前

    The concorde arz french

  • lpCrossOver
    lpCrossOver 2 日 前

    Came here for the meme, but looking more in this video, it really was a treat to learn about this infamous plane. Really good.

  • Evan Herr
    Evan Herr 3 日 前

    I saw a this plane at a museum

  • Greg Bored
    Greg Bored 3 日 前

    My favourite part 3:55 😂

  • Razak Idris
    Razak Idris 3 日 前 +1

    Transformer *Silverbolt* G1 brought me here.

  • ThePadlocKey
    ThePadlocKey 5 日 前

    LHR-JFK on Concorde: 3.5 hours
    Titanic film crew: hey lets make a savage to white star line!
    Duration: *3.15* hours

  • Flu vaccine 777999
    Flu vaccine 777999 6 日 前 +1

    DC-10 broke the Concorde.

  • Master Oakwood
    Master Oakwood 7 日 前 +1

    1970's tech that flew until 2003,I would say it was a successful plane. There are very few planes from that era still flying comercialy.

  • DEREK 777
    DEREK 777 11 日 前 +1

    There making boon another super sonic plane

  • CaptainKing343
    CaptainKing343 11 日 前

    The solution. DROOOP SNNOOOOOOT!

  • yakub natal
    yakub natal 12 日 前 +2

    Business is here to only make money
    Depressing quote

  • Donald trump
    Donald trump 17 日 前 +1

    O my god snoop droop meme

  • John Rex Potter
    John Rex Potter 18 日 前 +2



    • bitch •
      bitch • 17 日 前

      John Rex Potter you can get speed hundreds times more than the light

  • Alwi Husin Assegaf Musician

    the historical great concorde

  • Greg Boone
    Greg Boone 19 日 前

    To expensive.

  • Ian McGreevy
    Ian McGreevy 20 日 前 +3

    No mention of the several rudder panel loss incidents.

  • Bob The Dabber
    Bob The Dabber 20 日 前

    Why can’t they make it into a bomber

  • Bob The Dabber
    Bob The Dabber 20 日 前

    It likes like that jet from Minions

  • Angel Santos
    Angel Santos 20 日 前 +3

    Airbus: Cunard Line
    Boeing: Carnival Cruise Line
    Concorde: White Star Line

  • Fletcher Lucas
    Fletcher Lucas 21 日 前

    I just recently got a toy Concorde at the Smithsonian aerospace museum in DC. This guy got his for 10 bucks, while mine cost 40 bucks. And when I was at the aerospace museum I was extremely disappointed because I had mixed up the one in DC with the one in Virginia, so I didn't even get to see the Concorde in real life.

  • nick martorana
    nick martorana 24 日 前

    “Droop snoot.. the snootwould droop” * laughs *

  • Zed
    Zed 25 日 前

    Such an iconic aircraft that when I first saw it in the 70's looked like it was straight out of a scifi movie. Yes there were fighter jets but the Concorde was something else altogether. Looking forward to the next era of commercial flight and electric planes. Large airliners may be 10 or 15 years away but there are electric planes already flying. As the battery tech improves we'll see the next revolution of flight as the restrictions posed by fueled flight becomes a thing of the past.

  • Hang Y Zhang
    Hang Y Zhang 25 日 前


  • 94 6376
    94 6376 26 日 前

    I knew (new) it was concords.

  • gËø kÏD
    gËø kÏD 28 日 前

    8:47 why the interrupting trumpets

  • shivansh aariv
    shivansh aariv 29 日 前 +7

    Concorde is like a military fighter jets .. military pilot need to handling comerrcaial pilot not specialized

  • Life-is-Inspiring
    Life-is-Inspiring 29 日 前

    More bad sides than good sides if it keeps on flying;that’s why it’s been retired

  • emmanuel pardo
    emmanuel pardo ヶ月 前

    4:26 sausage party

  • Gravy Davy
    Gravy Davy ヶ月 前

    I note all the people slagging this beautiful aeroplane off are Americans. From the word go they didn't like it, it had one crash in all of its service, how is Boeing doing? Concorde was an amazing aeroplane from the moment it rolled out of its hanger to the world's press. If it was made today it would still be the world's best. If the USA had made it then everyone on here would say how fantastic it was. We did it together with France and we are rightly proud of it. For the record, when they tested the noise levels at New York it was quieter than air force one.

  • e 90
    e 90 ヶ月 前

    It didn’t exactly fail but it didn’t help that the u.s. government didn’t want sonic booms in the air space over america so could only fly to New York.
    In the 90’s a ticket from London to new York was around $7000. Which in today’s money is crazy let alone back then.

  • joe chrow
    joe chrow ヶ月 前

    7:24 Steward spits on passenger

  • Mike Smith
    Mike Smith ヶ月 前

    I Would watch it fly over my house in Long Island at 9am every morning the sound was awesome


    Let me save Ur time!
    *Flight 4590*

    • Kacper Knopp
      Kacper Knopp ヶ月 前 +1

      Not at all... You must be new to aviation.

    MUSIC LOVER ヶ月 前

    Humans were not ready for this. Hope this plane starts flying again. 😢

  • dawbre42
    dawbre42 ヶ月 前

    proof things come back in time 1960->2018 snoot


    Why fly Concorde when you could Tupolev?

  • fakhribintang
    fakhribintang ヶ月 前

    What is it in the jet fuel that damages ozone? Or did they mean greenhouse emissions?

  • Kojak
    Kojak ヶ月 前

    What was the United's plane type? 737 or 777?

  • Synthex will eat you

    i would like if the snoot drooped a little more

  • mr. nater1246
    mr. nater1246 ヶ月 前 +1

    my grandfather was a machanic who worked on the concordes up intil the stoped making them

  • LandonShadow ???
    LandonShadow ??? ヶ月 前 +2

    Forget supersonic planes I want supersonic trains

  • ResidentEvil302cuba rican215

    Awesome lookn plane ..the front is weird but i kno it has its purpose the droop snoop..r.i p 2 every1

  • Green Tuxedo
    Green Tuxedo ヶ月 前

    3:54 Thank me later

  • Cøffee
    Cøffee ヶ月 前 +1

    *_S N O O T D R O O P_*

  • join the fist 10
    join the fist 10 ヶ月 前

    See the earths curve, I bet the flat earthers sabotaged it

  • All_Roads
    All_Roads ヶ月 前

    There was so much more to the 4590 crash than described here. It's an unbelievable story, and very little of the blame should be put on the Concorde itself.

  • Belmont Alucard
    Belmont Alucard ヶ月 前

    It fail because the tickets are too expensive.

  • Lasiah Martin
    Lasiah Martin ヶ月 前

    I miss This Voice in These Videos.

  • supermasterPIK
    supermasterPIK ヶ月 前

    Music by FRANK POURCEL.

  • jerinho
    jerinho ヶ月 前 +2

    the same answer applied to the question "why vertu collapsed in 2017 ?"

  • StuTheBru me
    StuTheBru me ヶ月 前

    suppose the good news is Sting didant die in one Concorde

  • ZeeC
    ZeeC ヶ月 前 +1

    04:29 What curve?

  • Felipe Garcia
    Felipe Garcia ヶ月 前

    Drop an f in the chat for Boeing.

  • Alberto Aguirre
    Alberto Aguirre ヶ月 前

    I'd progress is slow it's because of the people that rule the world take our money And they barely spend it And the rest to their pockets

  • Alberto Aguirre
    Alberto Aguirre ヶ月 前

    Many planes hace these problems please open people's eyes. Don't make líes out of it

  • Alberto Aguirre
    Alberto Aguirre ヶ月 前 +1

    French people Made it possible. This the Yankees didn't like it. They knew if more of these fly in the sky Many companies wouldnt succeed with their servicios anymore.

  • Kevin Luo
    Kevin Luo ヶ月 前

    How much droop would a droop snoot snoot if a droop snoot could snoot droop?

  • TheRealMVP
    TheRealMVP ヶ月 前

    Interesting there were people talking about environmental concerns back then, nowadays, decades later, republicans say climate change is a hoax created by the Chinese. We've made a lot of progress for sure.

  • Skel Zor
    Skel Zor ヶ月 前 +2

    it was due to a problem specific to Concorde tires ??
    "After reaching takeoff speed, the tyre of the number 2 wheel was cut by a metal strip (a wear strip) lying on the runway, which had fallen from the thrust reverser cowl door of the number 3 engine of a Continental Airlines DC-10 that had taken off from the same runway five minutes previously"

  • Yogi Bizzel
    Yogi Bizzel ヶ月 前 +1

    Amazing Concorde Tribute/video!!ビデオ.html

  • Greenlichtie Greenlichtie

    Why did it fail??.........I didn't know it had.
    Is it perceived to have 'failed' because the yanks didn't make it??

  • Kayzen L7
    Kayzen L7 ヶ月 前

    when you see how to old ennemies working side by side, France and UK put American and Russia on their knees

  • Rikth Dcruze
    Rikth Dcruze ヶ月 前

    it was like a commercial fighter jet

  • Kunal Tripathi
    Kunal Tripathi ヶ月 前 +1

    I wish to see it fly again

  • Aaron Rodriguez
    Aaron Rodriguez ヶ月 前

    Because only the super rich or corporate expense accounts could afford tickets. Modern air travel has become a commodity. Your everyday Walmart shopper can afford to fly now. It never used to be that way.

  • Akash M Lal
    Akash M Lal ヶ月 前 +4

    Flat earthers should definitely take a ride on concorde
    Bon voyage

  • Andy Korpisah
    Andy Korpisah ヶ月 前

    This is my most favourite news channel....thank you for your integrity and consistency

  • Ian Henton-Smith
    Ian Henton-Smith ヶ月 前

    Would still be flying if it wasn’t for ‘sour grapes’

  • Lemon Squeezy
    Lemon Squeezy ヶ月 前

    This video could have easily been shortened to 30 seconds or a minute at most and delivered the same information.
    Stretching it out to 10 minutes for monetization...ironic

  • Amin Khalil
    Amin Khalil ヶ月 前

    Its stunning

  • Amin Khalil
    Amin Khalil ヶ月 前

    Who doesnot need something like that for transport

  • Ultralagger R.E.V
    Ultralagger R.E.V ヶ月 前

    Yo, Don’t forget Elon Musk is doing something much POWERFUL

  • Jean Claude Castillo
    Jean Claude Castillo 2 ヶ月 前

    Thoses airplane are not good looking airplane.

  • veronica 556
    veronica 556 2 ヶ月 前

    1:06 Dutch? Is that you?

  • Mr200710 L
    Mr200710 L 2 ヶ月 前

    Droop Snoot memes

  • Ryan Scates
    Ryan Scates 2 ヶ月 前

    Gosh, I want supersonic flight brought back, but better than that of the Concorde, without the noise and environmental issues.

  • Omar Delawar
    Omar Delawar 2 ヶ月 前 +30

    This is literally one of the best mini-documentaries, ever!

  • Rem.ember
    Rem.ember 2 ヶ月 前

    It's Back

  • Mark Thoel
    Mark Thoel 2 ヶ月 前

    How exactly did it fail? It flew from Europe to America in 3.5 hours for over 30 years.
    It had a exemplary safety record. And the problem could easily have been rectified in the remaining fleet .
    Cost was the thing that killed concord. It was necessarily expensive to fly on it. Building something that complex and flying it at Mach 2, maintaining it and the fuel cost involved are huge.
    Business people no longer needed to travel across the globe to meet face to face due to the advances in internet and telecommunications. Which left concord with a rapidly declining market.
    Considering that it first flew in the early 70's and was therefore based on technology from the late sixties I actually think it was a huge technological success

  • Na rovinu - Brandobur
    Na rovinu - Brandobur 2 ヶ月 前

    Supersonic Jets, that is the future

  • Jeb Kara
    Jeb Kara 2 ヶ月 前

    If I could go back in time, I would have spent my student loans on a Concorde flight across the Atlantic

  • Harrison Hart Hart
    Harrison Hart Hart 2 ヶ月 前 +28

    *1:12** that’s a toy Concorde I have it!😀👍*

  • Clueless Kanna
    Clueless Kanna 2 ヶ月 前 +389

    "it soared so high you could see the Earth's curve"
    petition to put a bunch of flat earthers on this flight then crash those who still remain flat earthers

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  • Lunargamer1906 02
    Lunargamer1906 02 2 ヶ月 前


  • Costa Zambaras
    Costa Zambaras 2 ヶ月 前

    “The then Seattle based Boeing...”
    Who the hell writes these scripts?? It’s full of lazy and easily correctable errors. There are so many, but I zeroed in on the one I quoted. Boeing is still Seattle based. Do better.

  • Wyatt LaChance
    Wyatt LaChance 2 ヶ月 前

    Next we make a plane going the 2X the speed of light and what will we do? Reply if you know

  • Wyatt LaChance
    Wyatt LaChance 2 ヶ月 前

    R.i.p. Concorde :C

  • 911s73targa
    911s73targa 2 ヶ月 前

    it did not fail, it was a great plane.

  • Red Walker
    Red Walker 2 ヶ月 前 +1

    9:28 It's a fact of capitalism but humanity must move pass that old ideology if they ever want to progress

  • dangerno0dle
    dangerno0dle 2 ヶ月 前

    Droop snoot
    The snoot would droop

  • Matt
    Matt 2 ヶ月 前

    Snoot droop. The snoot drooped. Droop.

  • Gay Sailor
    Gay Sailor 2 ヶ月 前

    Why was titanic Evan mentioned in this vid🤔?

  • anjakellenjeter
    anjakellenjeter 2 ヶ月 前

    Easy answer in two words:
    Sonic boom.

  • XP Dragon
    XP Dragon 2 ヶ月 前

    But the earth is flat

  • Katie Catley
    Katie Catley 2 ヶ月 前

    My mum has flown on concord

  • Thyden Korlin
    Thyden Korlin 2 ヶ月 前 +1

    Nice job describing the reason they stopped! I’ve actually been wondering.

  • kxngch
    kxngch 2 ヶ月 前

    Flat earthers might think this plan is fake

  • Queazy TTV
    Queazy TTV 2 ヶ月 前

    I learn more here than I do in School. Amazing channel.

  • yes
    yes 2 ヶ月 前 +2

    9:11 is that my boy trump! I love that guy! Hahaha He is So cOoOl Oh YeA thAT gUy TrUMP rEaLLY TuRNS My GEARS. MMM I LOVE HIM

    • HuskyPup
      HuskyPup 2 ヶ月 前

      Interesting... 9/11