Many of us on the coach heading towards Bristol and British Aerospace based in Filton were anticipating a chance to climb on board Concorde but it turned out that there is so much more to see and do.
Of course Concorde herself is the highlight of the visit.
Being able to see the actual cockpit – so cramped and far too many dials – and to see how narrow the passenger area was came as a surprise.
Other aviation vehicles were also on exhibit:
There were even more vehicles to see which do not travel in the air:
As anticipated the outing attractive a good number of men but the women also had an excellent day out. In fact, there is so much to see and take in that a second visit would be of benefit.