Joined: May 18th, 2005, 7:03 pm

June 17th, 2018, 1:09 pm #11

There are always trade-offs in any aircraft design/engineering. The manufacturer and the USN decided that it was worth the aerodynamic inefficiency to be able to safely drop the ordnance. I don't see a design flaw.
Don McIntyre
Clarksville, TN

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