Hawker P.1154, best plane that never flew, I'm still waiting for somebody to realise that the F-35-B isn't going to replace most of the
functionality of the harrier, let alone improve on it, and revive the old 1154 design in composite form
this one isn't really a concept as she had reached prototype stage when the decision to discontinue production was passed. so without further ado, i
present to you one of aviation's greatest "should have been's"; the TSR.2
Saw a design sketch of an XB-70 used to launch a piggie back X-15 into orbit, based on the same research that lets one launch a drone from a SR-71.
Apparently, would have allowed the X-15 to reach even higher speeds...
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