How Do You Spell Concorde?

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A380.
Today’s news that delivery of Airbus’s flagship A380 airliner would be further delayed crushed the stock of its parent company, and brought to mind another failed technical vanity project that never took off (at least in terms of profits)—the now retired Concorde.
Airbus is now saying they think they can sell 300 of the gigantic A380, which is just fifty more than the break-even point some analysts have suggested Airbus needs to reach to recoup the development costs of the plane.
Airbus parent stock slumps after A380 delays [Reuters]

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