Concorde's kevlar fuel-tank linings
Technician holding two of the Kevlar fuel tank liners developed following the Concorde's crash whilst taking off in Paris in 2000, when a piece of debris on the runway ruptured a tyre which burst and struck one of the fuel tanks. Photographed July 2003 at Heathrow airport before Concorde's withdrawal from service.
Copyright © James King-Holmes 2003
Photo size: 17.5 Mpixels (50 MB uncompressed) - 3800x4600 pixels (12.6x15.3 in / 32.2x38.9 cm at 300 ppi)