American X-Vehicles: an Inventory X-1 to X-50 Centennial of Flight Edition by Dennis Jenkins, Tony Landis, Jay Miller |, Paperback | Barnes & Noble
American X-Vehicles: an Inventory X-1 to X-50 Centennial of Flight Edition

American X-Vehicles: an Inventory X-1 to X-50 Centennial of Flight Edition

by Dennis Jenkins, Tony Landis, Jay Miller
     
 

For a while, it seemed the series of experimental aircraft sponsored by the U.S. government had run its course. Between the late 1940s and the late 1970s, almost thirty designations had been allocated to aircraft meant to explore new flight regimes or untried technologies. Then, largely, it ended. But there was a resurgence in the mid- to late- 1990s, and as we

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For a while, it seemed the series of experimental aircraft sponsored by the U.S. government had run its course. Between the late 1940s and the late 1970s, almost thirty designations had been allocated to aircraft meant to explore new flight regimes or untried technologies. Then, largely, it ended. But there was a resurgence in the mid- to late- 1990s, and as we enter the fourth year of the new millennia, the designations are up to X-50.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781478233589
Publisher:
CreateSpace Publishing
Publication date:
07/12/2012
Pages:
64
Product dimensions:
8.50(w) x 11.00(h) x 0.13(d)

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