Planes That Never Flew

The Last Rocket Fighter

Series 1 - Episode 1 The Last Rocket Fighter

Wed 29 May 5pm - 6pm Discovery History
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Thu 30 May, 3am - 4am Discovery History
Thu 30 May, 11am - 12pm Discovery History
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Summary

The British-designed Saunders-Roe SR177, an advanced rocket plane that, though capable of climbing to the very edge of space, fell victim to sabotage by a rival aircraft company.
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