Sep 262012
 

From a February 1980 report, layout drawings of the SCAMP as then envisioned. Most obvious difference from the F-16XL is the vertical tail… instead of the F-16 tail, it utilized the base of the F-16 tail with an all-movable vertical stabilizer… which was previously a horizontal stabilizer.

 Posted by at 9:17 pm
  • Anonymous

    Yet another good design lost to procurement politics.