"Alan Brown Part 1" Avstry #3a

Alan Brown, of the Lockheed Skunk Works tells us about the early days of his career, working on the F-104 Starfighter, Bristol Bloodhound surface to air missile, UGM-27 Polaris intercontinental ballistic missile.

Published Date: Mon, 04 Jun 2012

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Blackburn Aircraft

Fairey Aviation Company

Frank Whittle

Bristol Aeroplane Company

Chuck Yeager

Bristol Bloodhound


Side note. I called an engine a radial engine, there is no such things as a radial jet engine, What I meant was centrifical flow jet engine - J.R.

University of Southern California

Lockheed F-104 Starfighter

Pressure Transducers

North American XB-70 Valkyrie

Northrop F-5

UGM-27 Polaris

Supersonic transport

Sonic boom

Sonic boom

Lockheed P-3 Orion

Lockheed S-3 Viking


Journey throught a jet engine

Lockheed L-1011 TriStar

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