Concorde Air frame

The Concorde airframe is both beautiful and slender, and when viewed on final approach at airports, it suggests a bird coming in to land, she looks just like a swan. Its visual appeal exists quite separately from its function, yet function has dictated every line of the airframe. Click on the links below for further details.

Airframe Structure

Airframe Production

Airframe Loadings

Airframe Performance

Airframe Materials

Antenna, Sensors and Drains 

Airframe Dimensions

Pre Production Exterior Placards and markings