Re: Concorde's Engines

Date:         10 Jul 99 02:33:45 
From:         Merlin Dorfman <dorfman@netcom14.netcom.com>
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Pete Finlay <Pete@zzzmeads.demon.co.uk> wrote:
> Interestingly enough, the Vulcan used RR Olympus 201 (later 301)
> engines, and the TSR-2 used RR Olympus 22R - 320 engines. Concorde uses
> the RR Olympus 593 engines, which were developed using the experiences
> gained from the earlier types.

     Somehow I have it in my head that the Concorde's engines are
"Bristol Olympus."  Not true?
                                Merlin Dorfman
                                DORFMAN@COMPUTER.ORG