Vertipedia is a product of the Vertical Flight Society. With data on 851 aircraft, 588 historical milestones, 437 people, and 384 organizations, Vertipedia is your "one-stop shop" for all things vertical lift.
Our latest featured aircraft for January is the Guimbal Cabri G2 .
The Cabri G2 is a two seat helicopter designed for both the training role and personal use. The over-arching design was by Bruno Guimbal, a former Eurocopter engineer who created the company.
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In Vertipedia an aircraft has both a primary and secondary designation. Normally, the primary designation will be the alphanumeric and the secondary designation will be the name (e.g. UH-60A Black Hawk). Not all aircraft follow this scheme. The primary designation should also be the part of the designation that an aircraft is normally known by (which might be a name), normally the operator given designation. An alternative designation can also be added (in brackets) (e.g. a company model name).
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