Boeing B-9

img281 - CopyWhen the Boeing B-9 went aloft in 1931, it was one speedy airplane.  Its top speed of almost 200 MPH equaled or bettered that of the pursuit planes who vainly tried to intercept it.  Within a year or two, it was eclipsed by the Martin B-10, but the B-9 had now set the standard for all future bomber and pursuit aircraft.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s