Rolls-Royce Olympus 593 Mark 3B aero-engine, c 1969.

Made:
c. 1969 in Derby
maker:
Rolls-Royce Limited

Rolls Royce Olympus 593 Mark 3B aero-engine, Serial 59351 (from Concorde 002)

Rolls-Royce Olympus 593 Mark 3B aero-engine, Serial 59351 from Concorde 002, the British prototype of the supersonic airliner. Four of these engines power each Concorde, enabling the aircraft to reach a maximum speed of over 1300 mph.

Details

Category:
Aircraft Propulsion
Object Number:
1977-46
type:
prototypes
credit:
Department of Trade & Industry

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