The Year of '76

The years aircraft: The Aermacchi MB-339

The Year's Apprentices Panoramic Photo

January 21 - The world's first supersonic air passenger service begins, when the Concorde begins commercial passenger flights for both Air France and British Airways.[6] Air France makes its first Concorde flight from Charles de Gaulle Airport in Paris to Rio de Janeiro–Galeão International Airport in

May 24 – Air France and British Airways simultaneously initiate transatlantic Concorde service with flights to Washington Dulles International Airport in Virginia.