Goblin

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The McDonnell XF-85 Goblin was a fighter aircraft, conceived during World War II and intended to be carried in the bomb bay of the giant Convair B-36 bomber as a defensive “parasite fighter”. Because of its small and rotund appearance, it was nicknamed “The Flying Egg”.
en.wikipedia.org/wiki/XF-85_Goblin


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    RSIxidor
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    OMG I WANT ONE

    Jaffo
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    BF1942: Secret Weapons of WW2 ftw!

    SumoSnipe
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    SumoSnipe

    But does it land?

    nyoki
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    Seriously atk, what were you thinking submitting all these at once? I have over 10000 pics, I submit only 3-4 at a time…on different subjects.

    Sir-Rat
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    I’ve seen the one in Nebraska.