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Big reveal as Concorde's wrapping removed

Any guesses what's under this wrapping? Photo: ITV West Country/Ken Goodwin

There was a very special package to unwrap in Bristol this morning, Concorde 216 was unveiled in a hangar in Filton.

Concorde had been wrapped in protective film while works took place around the aircraft and the end wall of her new purpose-built hangar was built.

She's being prepared for the opening of the new Aerospace Bristol museum, a heritage centre devoted to the history of aviation in Bristol and South Gloucestershire.

She made her final flight in 2003. Credit: ITV West Country

This summer people will be able to see Concorde 216 in all her glory. Before then she's going to get a good scrubbing, having stood for years at the side of Filton Airfield - open to the elements.

Bit by bit she's revealed. Credit: ITV West Country/Ken Goodwin

It took four people four days to wrap the Concorde in the protective film, it's much quicker work doing the unwrapping - but still no mean feat!

Concorde 216, was the last Concorde built, and was also the last in a long line of Bristol-designed aircraft to be assembled and flown at Filton.

It returned home on 26th November 2003, making the final flight by a Concorde.