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Old Dec 29, 2011, 02:55 PM
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The 1954 model has the benefits of a swept wing (the tips are well behind the CG for pitch control) without the problems associated with spanwise flow.

All done without carbon fiber. Amazing.

I wonder if there were ANY high performance flying wings here in the States back then.

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