First flight of the Douglas XTB2D Skypirate — Airplanes by Design

13 March 1945 was the first flight of the Douglas XTB2D Skypirate.

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This photo shows the contra-rotating propellers.

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NACA Video: Stall Studies of the XTB2D

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Orthographic drawing

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