Comets and Concordes

The pilot who flew the first and the fastest of all jet airliners


Comets and Concordes by Peter Duffey

Peter Duffey is the only pilot to have flown the Comet 1, Comet 4 and Concorde. He also flew a host of other military and civil aircraft ranging from the de Havilland DH.89 Dragon Rapide through to the Consolidated B-24 Liberator and the Boeing 707.


In this unique memoir he records not only the challenges of flying such varied and different machines, but also the remarkable people he met and events he witnessed in his long career. 

Hardback 320 pages 240mm x 168mm. 35 colour and mono illustrations.

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