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Tu-126. World's first rotodome AWAC.

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    Correct......The "Moss' was the first to use this roto-dome concept. Same for the Yak-141 articulated exhaust and spare lift engines, and same for the Tu-144 wing planform for supersonic cruise. All three of these concepts were copied by the hillbilly for their respective projects.
     
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    Thank you for the honesty.
     
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    Yes, the 1961 E-2A Hawkeye had only two engines with it's rotodome.
     
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    Did you not create this thread before?
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    Lockheed Martin created world's first rotodome airborne platform.
     
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