The Boeing Bird Of Prey technology demonstrator

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The first flight was in 1996, and 39 more were performed through the program\’s conclusion in 1999.The Bird of Prey is designed to prevent shadows and is believed to have been used to test active camouflage, which would involve its surfaces changing color or luminosity to match the surroundings. The aircraft\’s name is a reference to the Klingon Bird of Prey warship from the Star Trek television series.


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    rompSku
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    I demand videos of this fine specimen in action.

    Elepski
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    Reminds me of UCAV Tinman

    SySKNoT
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    Looks like X-men’s bird.

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    I just came…



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