Here’s the video of the B-52 bomber flying without its finJan 13 2014 - 2 CommentsBy David CenciottiAs explained on a previous post, on Jan. 10, 1964, a B-52H lost its vertical tail during a test mission over North Mexico.The aircraft was able to land six hours later and here’s a video showing the first and only “tailless” Stratofortress.Related articles50 years ago a B-52 lost its tail over New Mexico. But managed to land.New details about the epic B-52 mission to rescue a Cessna in AlaskaTwo U.S. B-52 bombers help Cessna in Alaska in a memorable rescue missionTwo U.S. B-52 strategic bombers enter China’s new Air Defense Identification Zone over disputed islandsHow the Mig-31 repelled the SR-71 Blackbird from Soviet skiesB-2 Spirit stealth bomber burnt down in 2010 brought back to operative statusStunning GoPro video of what passengers don’t see when flying an Airbus 340 Subscribe to Blog via EmailEnter your email address to subscribe to this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email. Email Address Tags: Boeing B-52 Stratofortress, Stratofortress, U.S. Air Force http://www.cryptome.org/ firstname.lastname@example.org Try a wing http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=j3K8BfI6BPM DDAY Why did this plane have this unusual paint scheme? Why the red upper surfaces? The film explains that the plane was on loan to Boeing, so apparently it was being used in a test program.