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The Concorde: Results of a Supersonic Aircraft's Entry into the United States
CED-77-131: Published: Sep 15, 1977. Publicly Released: Sep 15, 1977.
The Concorde supersonic aircraft is noisier than any subsonic aircraft presently in commercial service. Currently produced Concordes do not and cannot be modified to meet present noise standards for subsonic aircraft. Permitting the Concorde's introduction into the United States is counter to the thrust of the national noise abatement effort. The Federal Aviation Administration conducted surveys o...