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Throwback Thursday: A Concorde lands at DFW Airport


It’s Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport’s 42nd birthday this week.

In this photo, guests of the International Charity Gala, gathered outside of an Air France Concorde for a party to dedicate the airport’s runways in September 1973.

The first commercial flight, American Airlines Flight 341, landed at DFW on January 13, 1974 after first stopping in Memphis and Little Rock.