It consisted of a reusable delta-wing
orbiter about the size of a DC-9 with a 15- x 60-foot payload bay, partly reusable solid rocket boosters, and an expendable external tank--basically the Shuttle we know today.
Rayner and his colleagues recently worked out a way to test avian delta-wing
theory in a wind tunnel.
A distinctive delta-wing
strategic bomber, the Vulcan B1 was first delivered to the RAF in 1956.
While the deep-stall phenomenon (or "super stall" as it had been known) was identified at least 10 years earlier during testing of the delta-wing
Gloster Javelin, not much was understood about its causes or effects.
"We believe there is still an opportunity to extend production at the Woodford site." Workers at Woodford built more than 4,000 Lancaster bombers during World War II, as well as the delta-wing
Vulcan bomber in the 1950s.
Lawyer Brian Simpson is thought to have crashed into a crevasse after launching off Mont Blanc on a delta-wing
glider on Sunday, July 2.
The Harpy is a small (weigh: 135 kg; length: 2.7 m; wingspan: 2.1 m) delta-wing
unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) designed by the MBD division of IAI to undertake suppression-of-enemy-air-defenses (SEAD) missions.
The plane's superb delta-wing
ed shape,like a big,beautifulbirdof prey, makes you gasp whene ver it steals across the skies, a sight we won 't see after October.
The deafening roar of the Mikoyan-Gurevich Mig-21 FL afterburner, an iconic delta-wing
fighter aircraft that heralded the `supersonic era` in Indian Air Force (IAF) will no longer be heard after December 11, 2013, the day it is set to fly into the annals of military aviation history.
Kolkata, Dec 7 ( ANI ): The deafening roar of the Mikoyan-Gurevich Mig-21 FL afterburner, an iconic delta-wing
fighter aircraft that heralded the 'supersonic era' in Indian Air Force (IAF) will no longer be heard after December 11, 2013, the day it is set to fly into the annals of military aviation history.
subsonic jet engine Vulcan has a rich history: it was operated by the RAF from 1953 until the early 1980s.
The F1 differed from its delta-wing
predecessors by having traditional horizontal stabilizers.