North American Navion / L-17 (Ryan)
Варианты:
North American - Navion / L-17 (Ryan) - 1946 - США
Страна: США
Год: 1946


Navion - почти забытая модель, но в свое время она была популярна у гражданских и военных заказчиков.
Самолет, на котором доставлялось оружие повстанцам Фиделя Кастро: "Райан Навион Супер 260".
The Canadian Register has exhausted the CF-J series very quickly and has reached CF-KJN. Skimmer CF-KDQ and Navion CF-KEA (photo) are two other recent Canadians.
Six Temco-reworked Ryan Navions are to be used by the U.S. Army Signal Corps as remote-controlled drones fitted with television and photographic cameras for tactical operations' evaluations. The designation is QL-17A. Shown is U.S. Army 47-1351, colour, red overall.
First photograph to be published of the Tusco Navion Model D, a modernised Navion with tip tanks and many other improvements. It is powered by a Continental O-470-P engine of 240 h.p. which gives it a speed of 185 m.p.h.
UTSI Navion on the ground. Note the wing-mounted angle-of-attack and side slip sensors.
The UTSI Navion in flight. Note the tuffs of yarn on the starboard side-force surface to study airflow.
Artist's impression of the new Navion Rangemaster Model G (285 hp Continental IO-520 engine)