Developed in 1952 for the U.S. Army.  The helicopter has a belt driven tail rotor.

Overview

Data on design, manufacture and status

Design authority: American Helicopter Co.

Primary manufacturer: American Helicopter Co.

Parent type: No type defined

Aircraft status: No longer flying

Configuration

Primary flight and mechanical characteristics

VTOL type: Helicopter

Lift devices: 1 Single main rotor

Dedicated control device: 1 Tail rotor

Crew required: 1 in Single seater arrangement

Landing gear: Skids

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Aircraft Details

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