Convair YF2Y-1 Sea Dart: Look at the Birdy.

The bird face like rear end of the startling Sea Dart. Its “beak” has a set of dive brakes which also doubled as water brakes and as a water rudder while on the sea surface.  Three in one.

One of the four prototypes built (Bureau Number 135765) on display at the Florida Air Museum.

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