The most important role carried out by Lysanders was operated by the Special Operations Executive. This Branch formed three squadrons of these slow-flying aircraft (Nos. 138, 161 and 357) and employed them to fly agents both into and out of enemy controlled territory.... .mostly, of course, at night. The full extent of the contribution played by this machine in the war effort is still, even to this day, shrouded in secrecy.
1970 Northrop M2-F3. Aircraft have been built without tails, without engines, and without fuselages. This Northrop M2-F3 is an example of an aircraft built without wings. It was part of the American Air Force and N.A.S.A's experiments into "lifting bodies", where the lift needed to fly was provided by the aircraft's fuselage itself.