5 Bizarre Aircraft That Pushed the Boundaries of Engineering

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You might think most planes look the same, but here are five of the most bizarre aircraft that, no matter their appearance, still managed to fly.

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Sources:
SR-71:
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Grumman X-29:
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North American X-15:
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