First flight of the NASA/ARMY RSRA/S-72 in the pure helicopter Configuration

Tuesday, October 12, 1976 - Wallops Flight Test Center, United States of America

 

Description

Flown from Wallops Island to Moffett Field.

 

 

Source:   Robb, Raymond L.  "Hybrid Helicopters: Compounding the Quest for Speed".  Vertiflite, Summer 2006.  Published by AHS International.  Page 50.

 

Aircraft related to this milestone
Sikorsky S-72 RSRA Helicopter

Attribution

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