Do you need to get from London to New York in a hurry? If you're going before October 24, 2003, you can just hop onboard the world's fastest passenger airplane, the Concorde, and you will be there in less than four hours!

How is it possible to cross the Atlantic in such a short amount of time? Simple: The Concorde travels faster than sound.

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Concorde supersonic passenger jets

In this article, we will show you how this amazing vehicle works.