Tag: American Exceptionalism

Bob Stanley Americas First Jet Flight October 1942: XP-59A Airacomet

XP-59-A - First Jet Flight

America’s first official jet flight happened in October 1942 with Bob Stanley flying the XP-59A manufactured by Bell Aircraft. It took only only 13 months for Americans to enter the jet age. Fascinating video. Thanks to Jim Wilemon at Facebook. America’s First…