First flight of Dassault Balzac V
Friday, October 12, 1962
The Dassault Balzac V was designed to be a supersonic VTOL fighter. It had eight RB.108 lift engines and was based on a Dassault Mirage III airframe.
The first flight was a tethered hover.
(Source: AHS V/STOL Wheel entry for this aircraft)