Bell X-2: Ill-Starred & Snug.

Bell X-2: Ill-Starred Snug.

Nice nose cutaway of the cursed X-2 research and record aircraft. The X-2s were equipped with a nose ejection capsule so tight that unique small cockpit instruments were tailor-made to fit in. Sadly, this ejection capsule was not good enough to save test pilot Milburn G. “Mel” Apt.

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One thought on “Bell X-2: Ill-Starred & Snug.

  1. Pingback: Bell X-2: Bittersweet, to say the least. | The Dreamy Dodo

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