Amazing Space – BBC – Future – What it’s like in the Bermuda Triangle of space.htm

“Before I became an astronaut, I had seen stories of astronauts who had seen white flashes from radiation while they flew in space,” says Terry Virts, a former Nasa astronaut. On the fifth night of his first flight – a 2010 mission with the Space Shuttle Endeavour – he had just got into bed. “I… … More Amazing Space – BBC – Future – What it’s like in the Bermuda Triangle of space.htm

21 Facts About The B-2 Stealth Bomber

1) The B-2 Spirit’s first flight was on July 17, 1989 – two years before the first Persian Gulf war. Wikipedia 2) The B-2 is the only acknowledged aircraft to carry air-to-surface standoff weapons in a stealth platform. Wikipedia 3) During the mid-1970s, several projects were underway to replace the aging B-52 Stratofortress, including the … More 21 Facts About The B-2 Stealth Bomber

Mach 3 Bomber Valkyrie – The bomber with SIX engines

  http://www.migflug.com/jetflights/xb-70-valkyrie-the-mach-3-1-bomber.html We have seen many military aircraft (and a few civilian) capable of flying at supersonic speed. Few have flown faster than mach 2 and even fewer have gone past the three-times-the-speed-of-sound level. But the aircraft that you will be reading about in this article was a part of an even smaller group of aircraft … More Mach 3 Bomber Valkyrie – The bomber with SIX engines