Royal International Air Tattoo 2014 - Royal Air Force Short Tucano trainer. A version of the Embraer Tucano redesigned and licence built by Short Brothers Belfast to specifications of RAF. Shorts now part of Bombardier group.
North American X-15 (1959) was a hypersonic rocket-powered aircraft operated by the United States Air Force and the National Aeronautics and Space Administration as part of the X-plane series of experimental aircraft. The X-15 set speed and altitude records in the 1960s, reaching the edge of outer space and returning with valuable data used in aircraft and spacecraft design.