Today in aviation history – 19th April

On 19th April 1960 there made a test flight of an American strike aircraft Grumman A-6 Intruder. The aircraft was constructed in Grumman factory and was used in 1962-1997. The main cause of constructing this plane was necessity for a plane that could fly in any atmospheric conditions. Grumman A-6 Intruded replaced A-1 Skyrider.