One of the first helicopters ordered into mass production. See video here.

Overview

Data on design, manufacture and status

Design authority: Focke-Achgelis

Primary manufacturer: Focke-Achgelis

Parent type: No type defined

Aircraft status: No longer flying

Configuration

Primary flight and mechanical characteristics

VTOL type: Helicopter

Lift devices: 2 in Tandem (Lateral) configuration

Crew required: 1 in Side-by-side arrangement

Landing gear: Wheels (non-retractable)

Key Characteristics

Data on key physical features

Aircraft Details

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