And what country can preserve its liberties if their rulers are not warned from time to time that their people preserve the spirit of resistance? Let them take arms. The remedy is to set them right as to facts, pardon and pacify them. What signify a few lives lost in a century or two? The tree of liberty must be refreshed from time to time with the blood of patriots and tyrants.
Looked fast, went slow.ReplyDelete
Like many of its era, the airframe was ready before the proper engines were, resulting in less than designed performance. Still one of the coolest looking X-planes ever.Delete
I wouldn’t want to be bent over tying a bootlace while that was taxiing around!ReplyDelete
It currently resides in the US Air Force Museum in Dayton Ohio.ReplyDelete
Actually, Wright-Paterson Air Force Base, where the Little Green Men are.Delete
Looks pretty mean...until you get to those stubby F-104 style wingsReplyDelete
Go look up the X-59 low boom demonstrator. Sometimes whats old is new again.ReplyDelete