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"Hughes, Giant Helicopter, Xh-17" (via)

"Hughes, Giant Helicopter, Xh-17" (via)

””H32 jet helicopter is propelled by blazing ramjet engines on blade tips at Camp Rucker Army Aviation Center. (1956)” (via)

””H32 jet helicopter is propelled by blazing ramjet engines on blade tips at Camp Rucker Army Aviation Center. (1956)” (via)

Jun 5
“1950’s — A young “cowboy”, the son of a member of the Air Force Flight Test Center, Edwards Air Force Base, California, looks over the Convair built YB-60 during its visit at Edwards from the Fort Worth, Texas, plant. 1953 (U.S. Air Force photo)” (via)

“1950’s — A young “cowboy”, the son of a member of the Air Force Flight Test Center, Edwards Air Force Base, California, looks over the Convair built YB-60 during its visit at Edwards from the Fort Worth, Texas, plant. 1953 (U.S. Air Force photo)” (via)

Jun 5
“R.O. Garlington inspects the tail gun of a Convair B-58 airplane.” (via)

“R.O. Garlington inspects the tail gun of a Convair B-58 airplane.” (via)

Jun 4
Convair XFY-1 (via the SDASM Archives on Flickr)

Convair XFY-1 (via the SDASM Archives on Flickr)

Jun 4
“US Navy pilot of F7U-3 Cutlass wearing a possible US Navy C-1A partial pressure flight suit.” (via)

“US Navy pilot of F7U-3 Cutlass wearing a possible US Navy C-1A partial pressure flight suit.” (via)

Jun 4
Vought F7U Cutlass (via the SDASM Archives on Flickr)

Vought F7U Cutlass (via the SDASM Archives on Flickr)

Jun 3
Boeing Dash-80 barrel roll by test pilot Alvin “Tex” Johnstone, 1955 (via)

Boeing Dash-80 barrel roll by test pilot Alvin “Tex” Johnstone, 1955 (via)

the SNECMA Coléoptère (“beetle”), circa 1959 (via)

the SNECMA Coléoptère (“beetle”), circa 1959 (via)

the SNECMA Coléoptère (“beetle”), circa 1959 (via and via)

the SNECMA Coléoptère (“beetle”), circa 1959 (via)

the SNECMA Coléoptère (“beetle”), circa 1959 (via)

May 1
1954 (via)

1954 (via)

the SNECMA Atar Volant vertical lift turbojet (photo via)

the SNECMA Atar Volant vertical lift turbojet (photo via)

the SNECMA Atar Volant vertical lift turbojet (photo via X-Planes of Europe, by Crécy Publishing)

the SNECMA Atar Volant vertical lift turbojet (photo via X-Planes of Europe, by Crécy Publishing)

the SNECMA Atar Volant vertical lift turbojet (photo via

the SNECMA Atar Volant vertical lift turbojet (photo via