The Rutan VariViggen is an airplane designed by Burt Rutan. He named it after theSwedish fighter plane, the Saab 37 Viggen, which had partially inspired his design. The aircraft is a two-seat (tandem arrangement), wood and fiberglass canard utilizing a 150 hpLycoming O-320 piston engine in pusher configuration. The prototype was designated Model 27, and the production version was Model 32.
Powered by a 4-cylinder automotive engine, the UH-18SP is everything you'd ever want in a hovercraft. Convert your hovercraft into the 18SPW Hoverwing in less than twenty minutes and fly up to 10 feet high over waves, rocks, beaches and fields in ground effect. The wings roll up and can be stored aboard the craft for easy transportation and rapid deployment.
Cobalt Co50-Valkyrie // The Co50 Valkyrie | Cobalt www.cobalt-aircraft.com/co50-valkyrie/ The Valkyrie is one of the fastest piston aircraft on the market, and is designed to be the safest. Inspired by classic fighter jets with clean lines and. More
Fascinating photos reveal how they built the SR-71 Blackbird: Built and designed in the 1960s after the A-12 Oxcart, the SR-71 Blackbird is still the fastest, most vanguardist air-breathing airplane in the history of aviation. These once classified photos reveal how Lockheed built both birds in secret, in California. They look taken at the Rebel base in Hoth.
- NO THE AMERICANS did not kill this Canadian project....we followed the British lead on aerospace doctrine! In fact even the US was influenced by the British dogma and removed guns from the US fighters...only to deeply regret this. NACA picked up ALL the Avro engineers and WENT TO THE MOON, Canada? oh well...!