It was an exciting time! You're receiving this newsletter because you are a member of the B Hustler Association. National Aviation Museum of Canada. A couple of wet and dry rags removed the accumulated dust and water spots and as you can see, she looks quite good. This led to a brief operational career between and when the B was succeeded by the smaller, swing-wing FBA. David Dickerson, flew a kilometer closed course at an average speed of
I never said the trailing-edge deflections would be massive. Click on the Hustler Ass'n logo below. From that site, it said that it was surprisingly maneuverable for it's size. For those who missed this excellent movie; it was a serious and thoughtful look at essentially the same doomsday sceanario as 'Dr. I was always under the impression that the ejection capsule was conceived after the basic design was outlined but wasn't finished until the plane flew. View it in your browser. Do you have a news item or photo for the next newsletter or to place in a photo gallery on the website?
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Those first couple of takeoffs were really exciting. Ejection pod undergoing testing. Yes, the three of us and the B won the Bendix Trophy race and were awarded the Mackay Trophy for Likewise, they can maintain contact with other dependents who shared their childhood and help us to maintain the legacy of the B Hustler Association for future generations. XB prototype during takeoff. A couple of wet and dry rags removed the accumulated dust and water spots and as you can see, she looks quite good. Your feedback is welcome, so let us know what you like and what needs to be improved.
Moving through the heavens at 20 miles per minute is an awesome experience. Yes, remember each crew flew 2 sorties over 3 days. In an emergency, rockets eject the capsule from the aircraft, with the enclosed personnel being protected against wind blast, wind blast erosion and thermal injury. The following web site provides information on design, flight safety, history, specification etc. Jane, the Vulcan time to 45k was about 9 minutes at full chat. So I assume it's agility was more fighter like than bomber like.