Trip Report



We are on our way


While all this was going on the atmosphere and mood on my flight changed it was now fun and formal, not fresh and fun, the plane had also taxied away from Terminal 4 under its own power.


On the flight deck

6.42pm


   {  about to cross the south runway 27L and continue }

                                        {            our journey to the North runway 27R           }

(click on above to listen to actual audio of it)


Message from Heathrow ATC to an aircraft KKY

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Keni Kevengi Yankee give way to Alpha Delta Concorde and Midland four one eight.

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Captain of KKY

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Errrrr give way errrrrrr for Concorde, ten cursing four one eight to back ground chief.

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Captain Mills

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Thanks from Concorde one taxing across.


{ Captain of KKY made way for Concorde, while taxiing     }

{       across the runway  Captain Mills thanked him.             }


Heathrow ATC

:-

Speedbird 1 follow green holding block one one eight short of two seven left.

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Captain Andy Mills

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Holding  one one eight  short of two seven Left.

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Heathrow ATC

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Speed bird 1 Hold short of two seven Left and contact one one eight good bye.

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Captain Andy Mills

:-

Holding short of one one eight  two seven Left.

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Co Pilot James Bedforth

:-

Speedbird Concorde 1 holding short of one one eight two seven Left.

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Heathrow ATC (Ladies voice)

:-

Speedbird 1 hold short of two seven Left.


Captain Andy Mills

:-

Roger.

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Heathrow ATC (Ladies voice)

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Speedbird 1 after next landing of Al Italia Airbus three two one cross two seven Left,

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Co Pilot James Bedforth

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Speedbird 1 after Al Italia Airbus three two one crossing two seven Left.

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{                           }

{  2   mins  later   }

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Heathrow ATC (Ladies voice)

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Speedbird one contact ground decimal one two one decimal nine.

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Captain Mills

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Roger Speedbird Concorde 1 forward staying with you.