May 122011
 
Douglas Model 1875 Aircraft Nuclear Propulsion Logistic Carrier (1955)

[adrotate banner=”8″] [adrotate banner=”1″] In April 1955, Douglas drafted these unorthodox transport aircraft studies under the Model 1875 designation for the Aircraft Nuclear Propulsion (ANP) project, a joint effort between the Atomic Energy Commission (AEC) and USAF which began in May 1951. ANP was the successor program to the Nuclear Energy for Propulsion of Aircraft […]