a fair degree of stealth because it was supposed to be covered with RAM.
I still reckon that it woulda been noisy for the pilot with the engines that close.
How come the Germans never called it the Boomerang?
I find it hard to take an aeroplane called "Ho" seriously
July 5 2010, 9:57 PM
but seriously given that the lifespan of these early jet engines were a matter of hours, I think all of the bombing raids to New York would have ditched in the Atlantic from engine failure whether due to mechnical causes or from fuel exhaustion.
Pre - fly by wire and computer controlled stability I wonder how it flew without any vertical stabilisers...even the early Northrop flying wings had "fins"