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Area 51 Declassified: Documents Reveal Cold War 'Hide-and-Seek'


Area 51 Declassified Documents Reveal Cold War Hide and Seek Space com

Source: http://www.space.com/23476-area-51-decla...

Those of you hoping for information about captured aliens and flying saucers will be disappointed.

A number of documents focus on the quest to develop stealth capability in aircraft. Others report on another type of activity at Area 51 — the exploitation of covertly acquired Soviet MiG fighter jets.

American engineers assessed the design, performance and limitations of MiGs in an attempt to learn their vulnerabilities — knowledge that could come in handy during combat situations.

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