How the Cormorant Submarine-to-Air Plane Works

After the START II-the second strategic weapons reduction treaty with the former URSS-was signed, the US Navy had to reconvert many of their Ohio-class nuclear submarines, giving new uses to their missile bays. They talked with Lockheed Martin about it, who came up with the idea of the Cormorant: a Halo-looking plane… » 7/31/08 8:30am 7/31/08 8:30am