Print from Airliners.net discussion forum
http://www.airliners.net/aviation-forums/general_aviation/read.main/2615826/

Topic: How Does This Fly With Such Small Wings?
Username: Flyf15
Posted 2006-02-19 23:29:56 and read 2587 times.

How does this thing fly with such short stubby little wings?

http://62.210.160.29/ImgAlbums3/Images1/30206/de0001baMGD17022006051807603520.jpg

Topic: RE: How Does This Fly With Such Small Wings?
Username: Mainliner
Posted 2006-02-19 23:32:05 and read 2584 times.

The government won't tell us.  scratchchin 

Topic: RE: How Does This Fly With Such Small Wings?
Username: CO7e7
Posted 2006-02-19 23:33:58 and read 2553 times.

Quoting Flyf15 (Thread starter):
How does this thing fly with such short stubby little wings?

What kinda aircraft is this ?

Topic: RE: How Does This Fly With Such Small Wings?
Username: Newark777
Posted 2006-02-19 23:35:01 and read 2553 times.

It has these larger ones as backup.  Wink


View Large View Medium
Click here for bigger photo!

Photo © Axel Nitter



This same plane in its glory years.


View Large View Medium
Click here for bigger photo!

Photo © Frank C. Duarte Jr.



Harry

Topic: RE: How Does This Fly With Such Small Wings?
Username: TheSorcerer
Posted 2006-02-19 23:35:39 and read 2553 times.

Those aren't the wings i think, might be radar pods. The wings are probably further back on the A/C.
Dominic

Topic: RE: How Does This Fly With Such Small Wings?
Username: Cedarjet
Posted 2006-02-20 00:22:50 and read 2393 times.

Still more wing area in the first photo than on an F104 Starfighter.


The messages in this discussion express the views of the author of the message, not necessarily the views of Airliners.net or any entity associated with Airliners.net.

Copyright © Lundgren Aerospace. All rights reserved.
http://www.airliners.net/