celebrating 50 years of concorde
This year marks 50 years since Concorde’s maiden flight - from Toulouse on 2nd March 1969, with the first British flight taking place from Filton on 9th April 1969 - and we will celebrating this incredible milestone with special activities throughout the year.
Our Concorde50 celebrations will include special events, group packages, talks and tours, so keep an eye on our What’s On page and make sure you step aboard the last Concorde ever to fly in her fiftieth anniversary.
More details to follow soon…
The Concorde50 anniversary appeal
Celebrate Concorde’s 50th Anniversary in true style by sponsoring your own special piece of Concorde Alpha Foxtrot.
Help us to inspire the engineers of the next 50 years, and beyond, by contributing to the upkeep of Concorde for future generations to enjoy.
This appeal will support developments to the Concorde exhibition, as well as the exciting droop nose project planned for 2019.
concorde50 Sponsorship OPPORTUNITIES
£12 - Concorde Leading Edge
Concorde’s wings have sections of leading edge screws - sponsor one to receive a special certificate in your name recording your unique location.
£50 - GIVE £1 FOR EVERY YEAR SINCE CONCORDE’S MAIDEN FLIGHT
Receive the golden Aerospace Bristol pin badge, together with your certificate.
£203 - CELEBRATE THE 2ND MARCH, WHEN CONCORDE MADE HER MAIDEN FLIGHT FROM TOULOUSE
As a thank you receive a first day cover signed by a Concorde captain, as well as the gifts above.
£593 - OLYMPUS ENGINE
Sponsor a whole leading edge panel in your name, for a loved one or in memory of someone special. As thanks, you will receive a certificate in recognition of your panel location, as well as a signed first day cover and the golden Aerospace Bristol pin badge.
£904 MARKS THE ANNIVERSARY OF THE FIRST CONCORDE FLIGHT FROM FILTON ON THE 9TH APRIL
Sponsor your very own Concorde seat on the route around the Bay of Biscay and receive your name on the Concorde ‘departure board’ in recognition of your support. You will also receive an invitation to a special event, as well as a leading edge screw, golden Aerospace Bristol pin badge and signed first day cover.
£1969 – CELEBRATES THE YEAR CONCORDE MADE ITS FIRST FLIGHT 50 YEARS AGO
Sponsor your own Concorde seat on the route to JFK. For this special route, your name will appear on the Concorde ‘departure board’ in recognition of your support. You’ll receive an invitation to a special event for you and a guest, as well as a leading edge screw, golden Aerospace Bristol pin badge and signed first day cover.
£2019 – TO MARK THIS IMPORTANT ANNIVERSARY YEAR
Receive your own sponsored Concorde seat for the JFK route. Your name will be included on the Concorde ‘departure board’ in recognition of your support. You will receive a leading edge screw, signed first day cover and a golden Aerospace Bristol pin badge. In addition you will receive two places at an exclusive museum event taking place in 2019*.
*The first five people to support this 2019 appeal option, will be invited to a Concorde50 anniversary event.
*Your dedication will be on the departure board for your supersonic journey, for a period of 10 years.
Once you have made your donation to the Concorde50 Anniversary Appeal, a member of our Fundraising team will be in touch to discuss any personalisation you may want for your certificates or dedications. If you would like further information about any of these sponsorship packages, including what Concorde seats may be available to support, please get in touch at email@example.com or on 01179 315 315. Thank you for your support.