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« on: May 04, 2006, 04:00:33 pm »
Hi folks,

I was looking for something else and came across the following in my files - anyone have any information on these:




I also thought that since we have discussed the concept of a modern day ZELL, we might also like to discuss a modern day FICON.

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« Reply #1 on: May 04, 2006, 06:03:26 pm »
IIRC, that's a 1970s Boeing proposal for a manned "micro fighter" that would be launched and retrieved from a 747; I've got more on this _somewhere_

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« Reply #2 on: May 04, 2006, 06:21:29 pm »
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IIRC, that's a 1970s Boeing proposal for a manned "micro fighter" that would be launched and retrieved from a 747; I've got more on this _somewhere_

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There was a good article on it in APR.  I'll see if I can find it.
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« Reply #3 on: May 05, 2006, 12:55:25 am »
Greg,

As Evan sais, the information you're looking for is on APR Issue V5N3

http://www.up-ship.com/apr/aprorder.htm


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