- Turning of power from the propeller aircraft from the 1940s to the jet engine, rocket engine
Among which is rapidly carried out, it can exceed the speed of sound had become one of the goals of the aircraft development.
And the end of a lot of hardship, rocket machine broke the speed of sound in the world's first horizontal flight is the X-1.
After you break through the speed of sound by the maneuvering of Chuck Yeager, the further heights piled a number of improvements
It aimed. X-1E will repair the X-1 to the blade thickness ratio of 4% of the ultra-thin wing, the forward visibility improvements and of the engine
It is carried out the test machine such as a retrofit. Maximum speed performs a variety of tests of stability and new fuel
It was recorded the Mach 2.24.
- With a lot of fans even now, modeling the historic rocket plane X-1E. Test pilot
`Faithfully reproduce the test flight machine of December 1955 by Joseph Walker` maneuver.
Orange is different from the X-1 of impressive Jaeger, pure white fuselage is characterized.
Further, two aircraft set of model body can be confirmed internal molded with clear plastic.
Side-by-side two aircraft stand included two-headed that you can display.
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