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Experimental Aircraft Variants

BUILDER NAME ENGINES SERVICE COMMENTS
X-26ASCHWEIZERNONENONENAVYTWO-PLACE, HIGH PERFORMANCE SAILPLANE TO BE USED FOR NAVY TEST PILOT TRAINING
X-29AGRUMMANNONE1F-404-GE-400ALLEXPERIMENTAL FIGHTER WITH 33-DEGREE FORWARD SWEEP, AEROELASTIC, GRAPHITE EPOXY COMPOSITE WINGS, CLOSE COUPLED VARIABLE INCIDENCE CANNARDS AND DIGITAL FLY-BY-WIRE FLIGHT CONTROL SYSTEM
X-30ATBDNONETBDDOD/NASAEXPERIMENTAL AEROSPACE PLANE ABLE TO OPERATE AT HYPERSONIC VELOCITIES OR ACCELERATING DIRECTLY INTO ORBIT
X-31AROCKWELLNONE1F-404-GE-400NAVYENHANCED FIGHTER MANEUVERABILITY (EFM) DEMONSTRATOR WITH TECHNOLOGIES WHICH WILL PROVIDE MANEUVER AGILITY DURING CLOSE-IN AERIAL COMBAT
X-32ATBDTBD1DERIVATIVE AFTEARPAFIRST CONTRACTOR TEAM (X-32) FULL-SCALE TECHNOLOGY DEMONSTRATOR AIRCRAFT INTENDED TO VALIDATE TECHNOLOGIES RELEVANT TO FIELDING A MULTI-SERVICE AIRCRAFT
X-32BTBDTBD1DERIVATIVE AFTEARPAFULL-SCALE TECHNOLOGY DEMONSTRATOR AIRCRAFT INTENDED TO VALIDATE TECHNOLOGIES RELEVANT TO FIELDING A MULTI-SERVICE AIRCRAFT
X-32CTBDNONETBDJASTJOINT ADVANCED STRIKE TECHNOLOGY (JAST) PROGRAM FULL-SCALE TECHNOLOGY DEMONSTRATOR AIRCRAFT INTENDED TO VALIDATE TECHNOLOGIES RELEVANT TO FIELDING A MULTI-SERVICE AIRCRAFT WITH CATAPULT AND ARRESTING CAPABILITY
X-35ATBDTBDTBDJASTSECOND CONTRACTOR TEAM (X-35), JOINT ADVANCED STRIKE TECHNOLOGY (JAST) PROGRAM, FULL-SCALE TECHNOLOGY DEMONSTRATOR AIRCRAFT INTENDED TO VALIDATE TECHNOLOGIES RELEVANT TO FIELDING A MULTI-SERVICE AIRCRAFT
X-35BTBDTBDTBDJASTJOINT ADVANCED STRIKE TECHNOLOGY (JAST) PROGRAM FULL-SCALE TECHNOLOGY DEMONSTRATOR AIRCRAFT INTENDED TO VALIDATE TECHNOLOGIES RELEVANT TO FIELDING A MULTI-SERVICE AIRCRAFT
X-35CTBDTBDTBDJASTJOINT ADVANCED STRIKE TECHNOLOGY (JAST) PROGRAM FULL-SCALE TECHNOLOGY DEMONSTRATOR AIRCRAFT INTENDED TO VALIDATE TECHNOLOGIES RELEVANT TO FIELDING A MULTI-SERVICE AIRCRAFT WITH CATAPULT AND ARRESTING CAPABILITY
X-36AMCDONNELL DOUGLASNONE1F112-WR-100NASAREMOTELY PILOTED RESEARCH VEHICLE USED TO DEMONSTRATE THE FEASIBILITY FOR A TAILLESS AGILE FIGHTER
X-37ATBDNONETBDNASAEXPERIMENTAL FLIGHT VEHICLE WHICH WILL INTEGRATE AND TEST EARTH-TO-ORBIT AND ORBIT-TO-ORBIT REUSABLE SPACE TRANSPORTATION TECHNOLOGIES
X-38ATBDNONETBDNASACONCEPT MODEL FOR A CREW RETURN VEHICLE, A "LIFEBOAT" FOR RETURNING SPACE CREW MEMBERS TO EARTH
XFV-12ANORTH AMERICAN ROCKWELLNONE1F-401-PW-400NAVYEXPERIMENTAL HIGH-WING VTOL TO EVALUATE THRUST AUGMENTATION PRINCIPLE (1 CREW)
XV-15ABELLNONE2T53ARMYRESEARCH AIRCRAFT USED TO STUDY TILT ROTOR VTOL/STOL CONCEPTS (3-BLASE 25' DIAMETER ROTORS)

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