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Old Jun 24, 2001, 10:55 PM
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Lockheed Martin X-35B flies in hover

I missed the news story tonight, but a friend called and said that LM Aero did indeed fly the X-35B in direct powered lift today, as planned. A vertical takeoff and landing was made, but I don't have much other info yet.

Boeing expects to hover and do a vertical landing later in the week.

Anyone get to see it?
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