The Concorde was an amazing piece of machinery, able to transport passengers from Paris to New York in less than 3 hours. It was also very safe, with only one fatal accident in 27 years of operation. What made this aircraft different from other jets, and why did operation of the Concorde cease?
This 2-page reading for intermediate and advanced French learners tells the story of the Concorde. Includes 2-page question worksheet in both French and English plus answer key and related resources sheet.
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