The B never really got the credit it deserved. If you have questions about membership please contact:. Courtesy of the AAHS with application form at the end. Following the fatal crash, Plezcko's mother moved the family to Texas where Pleczko, who was only a baby when her father died, had the opportunity to hear stories and see pictures of her father. In order to achieve supersonic speed, it married afterburner turbojet engines with a tailless delta wing with a leading-edge sweep of 60 degrees. Welcome, anonymous guest!
The majority of inputs have been provided by those affiliated with B operations. We are currently updating this page to list all of our past honorees. For this reason, those who designed, built, flew, maintained, and supported the B Hustler Program, their families, and others, are encouraged to join the B Hustler Association. Gathering of Eagles Past Honorees. That too, was unique at least in my eyes.
Legendary Convair B Hustler - Military Aircraft of the Cold War
The USAF even studied a proposal to arm it with conventional weapons. Toggle navigation Menu. By utilizing this Facebook site, we can improve our ability to communicate, improve the overall operation of the Association, and enhance greater teamwork. Our members and leaders are located nationwide so proximity is a major factor in our level of participation. This page was last updated on 31 July,
Use the back arrow to return to this site. You had to install scaffolding under the wings to remove the surfaces for maintenance. Hal Confer, Brigadier General. Just click on the desired Header Category, and when provided, Sub-Categories, to view several additional pages. The enemy jailed his wife, and she died within a few months. Only of these remarkable aircraft were built. The B Hustler Association Reunion.