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Aircraft of the United States in WWII.
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Cornell Long Range Ram Jet Nuclear Missile
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Posted: Tuesday, January 24, 2012 - 05:23 PM UTC
New article about a Cornell Aeronautical Laboratory study of a Long Range Ram Jet Bombardment Missile done for the USAF in 1949 is now up at RetroMechanix.com:



The report analyzes two different configurations, each being quite large for the period, with a length of 63 ft and a gross weight of 50,000 lbs. The accompanying gallery features 9 images, including a pair of high resolution general arrangement drawings.

-Jared