The McDonnell Douglas Model 268 was actually a genuine project submitted as a contender in the XST competition (won by Lockheed's Have Blue
). I used the company desk model (which can be seen here [link]
) as a basis. All the panel lines are mine, since the model was stylized and displayed none... I called the aircraft the YF-118A Kestrel
, after the bird of prey whose beak resembles the aircraft's nose...
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