Jimmy stewart b-58 hustler
Jimmy Stewart Handles a “Hustler”
11 Jul In fact, he climbs out of the pilot's seat of a Convair B Hustler . Actor Jimmy Stewart Talks Up B Hustler, Scares Russians In This Rare.
Description:The "solution" to this problem was to fly at low altitudes, minimizing the radar line-of-sight and reducing exposure time. A total of Bs were produced: It was simply too risky to penetrate Soviet airspace at high altitude with the thin air suddenly thick with improved Soviet SAMs. The plane was a technical triumph for designer Convair later General Dynamics , but by the time this film was made, it was tactically problematic. After the war, he remained commissioned in the Air Force Reserve he would retire as a major general and stayed current in bombing planes, the successors to the Bs he flew over Germany.