Northrop YB-49


The Northrop YB-49 was a prototype jet-powered medium bomber, a development of the piston-engined YB-35. The two YB-49s built were both converted YB-35 test aircraft. However it was never to enter production,being passed over in favour of the more conventional Convair B-36.

Courtesy USAF

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One Response to Northrop YB-49

  1. rapier 13 October, 2008 at 4:06 pm #

    The day the “Flying Wing” bombed the Martians …..

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