YFA with pinched fuselage, narrower canopy and redesigned intakes. Always alone, when nobody else could see my private conversations. Sidney Kubesch and his wife Joanna Alice Cole Kubesch traveled to New York to appear on several TV shows after Kubesch piloted a flight that set a world record for the longest supersonic flight in history. Several large fiberglass tanks at an airport. The Convair B Hustler is the first operational jet bomber capable of Mach 2 flight. I have hung onto those memories-they are as clear as if they happened yesterday. The late s High Virgo air-launched ballistic missile was designed to be launched from the B with four test launches of the High Virgo carried out by a B to determine ballistic missile and anti-satellite weapon system capability.
The prototype YF made its first flight on 23 Octoberat Edwards AFB, the second aircraft flew on 11 Januaryconfirming a dismal performance.
Convair B-58 Hustler
The craft was en route from Nashville, Tenn. Sullivan and navigated by Capt. Like clockwork, I walked into the usual restaurant where the wives ate and wound down before driving home, just in time to catch Betty and inform her of our change of plans. Light bomber, medium bomber and heavy bomber — subjective definitions based on size, torpedo bomber — specialized aircraft armed with torpedoes. It was a sobering thought.