Cancelled: Britain’s High-Mach Heartbreak

The British Aircraft Corporation TSR-2 was to have been a supersonic bomber that would have dashed in under the Soviet Union’s radar to deliver nuclear weapons. Taking off from Wiltshire, England, the TSR-2 eventually pushed past Mach 1 but had to fly its first nine tests gear down. Read more: http://www.airspacemag.com/military-aviation/cancelled-britains-high-mach-heartbreak-4036788/?all

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