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Aviation Week's Senior Pentagon Editor witnessed aviation history aboard USS Wasp for the first-ever F-35B Operational Test (OT-1) trials off the coast of North Carolina. Watch her videos....More
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May 28, 2015
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Modified Boeing 747 In Refuelling Tests With SR-71

This photo of a Boeing 747 modified to a tanker configuration conducting a dry refueling hookup test with an Air Force/Lockheed SR-71 appeared on the October 2, 1972 cover of Aviation Week & Space Technology....More
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