Aviation Photo #0611188 Northrop-McDonnell Douglas YF-23 - USA - Air Force

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YF-23 at Western Museum of Flight, Hawthorne, CA. Head-on view of the airplane, showing fuselage chine and engine inlets. Wings removed for refurbishment by Northrop Grumman.
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    Edward Gronenthal
    USA - Air Force
    Northrop-McDonnell Douglas YF-23
    Northrop-McDonnell Douglas F-23
    Northrop-McDonnell Douglas F-23
    87-0801
    Hawthorne - Municipal / Jack Northrop Field
    California
    USA
    June 25, 2004
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Anonymous
11 years ago
Has anyone heard about the desktop model that appeared for sale on E-bay and was quickly removed from sale showing a FB-23 bomber version (larger wing) the report said that one of the 2 prototypes had been taken back by Northrop for testing?
Anonymous
6 years ago
I have read where 1 F-23 is being restored at the Air Force Museum in Dayton Ohio to be placed on display. And the other was taken from the museum in California and being studied again by NASA and Northrup maybe for a future US bomber design. I hope this info is correct. The F-23 was such a beauty.

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