“What is different is that this airplane has accelerational characteristics with a combat load that no other airplane has, because we carry a combat load internally,” Lockheed exec Tom Burbage told aviation reporter Dave Majumdar last year.
OK enough! They are building an aircraft that has the characteristics, if not the look, of a flying saucer. It’s all in the z-axis baby!
OK!! There I’ve said it. Now can’t we, or at least shouldn’t, we just stop talking about all of this. 🙂