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Republic AP-47 Mixed-Power Thunderbolt
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Posted: Tuesday, January 24, 2012 - 05:25 PM UTC
New article on the Republic AP-47 Mixed-Power Ground Support Airplane Proposal of 1948 is now up at RetroMechanix.com:



This was an evolution of the venerable P-47 that featured the addition of a jet power plant in the aft fuselage, among many other modifications. The accompanying gallery features 5 images, including high resolution general arrangement and inboard profile drawings.

-Jared