On this day – March 2, 1969: Concorde takes to the skies for the first time

© Dennis Stone/ShutterstockA Concorde flight takes off from London’s Heathrow in 2001, 32 years after the stunning plane’s 27-minute debut
A Concorde flight takes off from London’s Heathrow in 2001, 32 years after the stunning plane’s 27-minute debut