Pitcairn PA-33 / PA-34 / PA-39
Страна: США
Год: 1935
Вертолет

Two-seat observation direct-control autogiro
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Фотографии
Pitcairn (Cierva). Автожиры

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  Затем был разработан PA-34 с приводом трехлопастного несущего винта, что позволило отказаться от фиксированного крыла.
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The Pitcairn PA-33 (Army YG-2) Two-seat Observation Autogiro (420 h.p. Wright "Whirlwind" engine).
... PHILADELPHIA IN THE MORNING. This is the latest type of Autogiro to be delivered to the U.S. Army Air Corps, it is a product of the Pitcairn factory and has a Wright Whirlwind engine of 420 h.p., which is reported to give a maximum speed approaching 150 m.p.h. Here the machine is seen on a test flight prior to delivery at Wright Field, Dayton, Ohio, for official tests.
The Pitcairn PA-34 (Navy XOP-2) Two-seat Observation Autogiro (420 h.p. Wright "Whirlwind" engine).
Rare photograph of the Pitcairn PA-39 Autogiro, BW-829.
One of Pitcairn's autogiros, developed after Harold Pitcairn acquired the Cierva licence: a PA-39 for British evaluation in World War II.