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Short SB5 (WG768) at RAF Museum, Cosford -  Click for Full Image

The Short SB5 (WG768) at RAF Museum, Cosford was used in the development of the Lightning prototype to investigate the aerodynamic control of a highly swept wing aircraft. During the test period, the sweep angle was altered as well as the tailplane design. 

(Picture March 2003)

   

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