Here is the First America Jet, the Bell P-59 Airacomet and a video
complete with Big Band music of the day, showing it's first flight! There is
much information not known by many! The Germans may or may not have been the
first to have jet aircraft, but when you watch this video you'll see why the
Americans were the best innovators in getting the job done. This is truly a
I certainly enjoyed it, and I think you will too!
America's First Jet Flight, October 1942
Interesting short on the development of the US's first fighter Jet. Things sure
have changed. "Seat of the pants" to say the least.