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Northrop Flying Wings

Author: Graham M Simons
Publisher: Barnsley, South Yorkshire : Pen & Sword Aviation, 2013.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Charts the early history of the 'flying wing' design, an important advancement in the field of aeronautics. Profiles Jack Northrop, a recognized and respected aeronautics engineer and industrial designer who strove to push the barriers of aircraft capability.
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Named Person: John Knudsen Northrop; John Knudsen Northrop
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Graham M Simons
ISBN: 9781781590362 1781590362
OCLC Number: 819375379
Description: 256 pages : illustrations, portraits, facsimiles ; 26 cm.
Responsibility: Graham M. Simons.

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Charts the early history of the 'flying wing' design, an important advancement in the field of aeronautics. Profiles Jack Northrop, a recognized and respected aeronautics engineer and industrial  Read more...

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This is an interesting account of the technical and political problems that beset the entry into service of B-35 and B-49. Few were built and the B-36 got the orders. -Bookshelf 'Graham Simons has Read more...

 
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