CONCORDE-FBW or not?!

From:         tshepherd@med-med1.bu.edu (Thornton Shepherd)
Date:         12 May 95 03:21:12 
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There is a debate going on in another newsgroup about concorde and whether
it was the first Fly-by-wire transport.  I read that although it is nowhere near as
sophisticated as today's systems, the control system does have FBW features.
Can anyone confirm or refute these claims?

Thornton