Ryan XV-5B Vertifan
By kjfitz @ 2008-01-06 15:22:08
The Ryan XV-5 Vertifan was a jet powered V/STOL experimental aircraft in the 1960s. The U.S. Army commissioned the Ryan VZ-11RY (which was redesignated as the XV-5 in 1962) in 1961, along with the Lockheed VZ-10 Hummingbird (redesignated as the XV-4).
The XV-5B was painted in white NASA colors.