Lockheed L-2000: Visions of a future not realized.

The L-2000 was Lockheed’s second best SST contender. As I commented in another post, this orthodox design won somehow in the end; technical problems made Boeing chose this very same configuration instead of their bold initial swing-wing studies.

The colossal mockup of the L-2000 and a group of Emilio Pucci‘s dressed Braniff air hostess; one of them with Pucci’s risible “RainDome”.

4 thoughts on “Lockheed L-2000: Visions of a future not realized.

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  3. The forgotten U.S. Concorde’s!
    Both the Lockheed L-2000 and Boeing 2707 designs failed to make the grade (as far as the US Congress was concerned).

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