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The U.S. Air Force’s Flying Saucer and Its Link to the X-35 Lightning II

The U.S. Air Force’s Flying Saucer and Its Link to the X-35 Lightning II

MIT Technology Review - Emerging Technology from the arXiv

The U.S. Air Force abandoned plans to build a flying saucer in 1961. And yet a similar concept survives in the Lockheed Martin X-35B Lightning …

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