NO 23. Known as the ¡canard configuration, it was used bv the Wright brothers more than half a century ago! It remains in doubt as to how the Shinden would have fared against Allied fighters in aerial combat, because its pilot visibility was extremely poor.
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The Vampire has side-by-side seating and dual controls for instructor and pupil, the Martin-Baker fully automatic ejector seats and a new clear-vision canopy which opens upwards. Sea Vixen has an interceptor armament with four De Havilland Firestreak infra-red homing missiles. A flight-refueling probe is fitted in the port wing. The wings and radar nose fold for stowage on
aircraft carriers, and the aircraft is adapted for catapulting front the deck.
Each selected pair has been twined to give a pleasing picture to be displayed with an A4 or A3 printed size, large enough to read the small Eagle Centrespread text.