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Northrop X216H

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THe Northrop X216H was the flying wing jet bomber proposal since of WW2 but It was not adopted by USAAF,but I think It may influenced on YB-35 or YB-49.Here are It specifications may like the YB-49.Here cutaway drawing of this aircraft
 

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You're being mistaken here, my friend. "X216H" was the civil registration of Northrop's very first aircraft, the Avion 1 from 1929. It was sort of a flying-wing, not quite, but indeed it got Northrop started on the subject of flying-wings, which was dear to him throughout his life.

The picture above is of a B-35 bomber!
 

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Here's the "1929 Flying Wing" as it was called. It was tested as both a tractor and a pusher.
 

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