1955 ... Republic XF-84H

... nicknamed the 'Thunderscreech' - this last hurrah of prop driven fighters used what was essentially a jet engine to drive it's propeller at supersonic speeds. The noise was unbearable and could be heard for twenty miles!



all images- Right click- open in New Window= super colossal size!

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Anonymous said...

There's an audio clip of this thing on YouTube. Unearthly.