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Author Simons, Graham M.

Title Concorde conspiracy : the battle for American skies, 1962-77 / Graham M. Simons.

Published Stroud, Eng. : History Press, 2012.


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Bail  387.73349 SIMO    AVAILABLE
Physical description 254 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, some colour, portraits ; 25 cm
Notes Formerly CIP. Uk.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages [249]-250 and index.
Contents Machine generated contents note: 1.In the Beginning -- 2.Ě€First in the World in Air Transportation' -- 3.Mack the Knife -- 4.Pressure to Cancel - and a Pause? -- 5.A Change of Tactics -- 6.Wiggs, Nixon, Shurcliff and S/S/T and Sonic Boom Handbook -- 7.Certification -- 8.The Coleman Hearing -- 9.The Battle of New York -- 10.Epilogue.
Summary This is an in-depth look at the political machinations involving the Concorde conspiracy, with inside information from CIA records and.JFK and LBJ Presidential libraries. The story of Concorde and the American Supersonic Transport (SST) project is one of spies, lies, arrogance, deceit, and presidential hatred.
Subject Concorde (Jet transports) -- Political aspects.
Concorde (Jet transports)
Concorde (Jet transports) -- History.
Concorde (Jet transports) -- Political aspects -- United States.
ISBN 9780752463650 (paperback)
0752463659 (paperback)