5:23 - Aero 310 - Lecture May 23, 2011 Boeing 707 - Huge...

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Aero 310 - Lecture May 23, 2011 Boeing 707 - Huge success - Brought America in Jet Age - Code Name: -80 Boeing 247 - First modern airliner Boeing Comet - Failed because metal fatigue around windows Pressurize - Plane expanded and contracted, windows would pop out Tex Johnson - Test pilot for program - Took 707 and do barrel roll (1 G roll that does not put much stress on plane) SST (Super Sonic Transport) to go even faster - America and Russia decide to produce SST to make them look good - Boeing builds 2707 - Russia builds TU (Tupelev) 144 - France and England gets into race and decide on Joint Venture - Build Concord - 3 competing airplanes F 80, Shooting Star - 1 st jet F 86 - 1949 - Sabre - Mach 1 Late 50s, Early 60s - Super Sonic Speed mindset October 4, 1957 - Sputnik: Russia launches a missile, shoots it up in space - Tells world that Russia has rocket technology
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Russia and America - Politically playing same game: going around to 3 rd world countries to be on their side and will help with their infrastructure - Use land to build military space Warner von Braun - Head of American rocket program America - Looking at going into space 2 ways 1. Flying 2. Rocket - Focus changes because of Sputnik
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