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    Curtiss-Wright XP-55 Ascender fighter aircraft - photos

    WWII-era Curtiss-Wright XP-55 Ascender prototype fighter aircraft featuring a pusher configuration. Only three were built.

    Fullsize image: https://s3-us-west-1.amazonaws.com/h...r_fullsize.jpg





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    A design created 3 or 4 years BEFORE Burt Rutan was even born! (inventor of the VariEze)
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