In some references the aircraft is referred to by the designation GA-400R-1. The designation GA-400R is used as per the source and it is also the designation used by the FAA for the associated registration number N62N. This was the first prototype of three.

Source: "Letters to the Editor of Vertiflite", Bob Pegg, VERTIFLITE Fall 2005, Page 4

Overview

Data on design, manufacture and status

Design authority: Goodyear Aircraft Corporation

Primary manufacturer: Goodyear Aircraft Corporation

Parent type: No type defined

Aircraft status: No longer flying

Configuration

Primary flight and mechanical characteristics

VTOL type: Helicopter

Lift configuration: Single main rotor

Dedicated control device: Tail rotor

Crew required: 1

Crew seating: Single seater

Landing gear: Skids

Overall Dimensions

Data on aircraft size

Engine Details

Aircraft powerplant (lift and/or propulsion)

Total number of engines: 1

Engine designation: Marine & Manufacturing Big Twin reciprocating

Engine manufacturer: Outboard Marine & Manufacturing Company

Weights and Performance

Data on aircraft weight and flight characteristics

Max Gross Weight (ground): 197 kg (435 lb)

Max Range: 72 km (39 nm)

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