Drehflügel – Cyclogyro — Weapons and Warfare

ROHRBACH CYCLOGYRO (1933) Circular wing aircraft design looked outwardly more straightforward than the Feuerball project, but while the advantages of circular-winged flight were clear – they included vertical take-off and aerodynamic efficiency – ultimate success was tantalizingly just out of reach. Alexander Lippisch was one of the engineers who took up the challenge and from […]

via Drehflügel – Cyclogyro — Weapons and Warfare.

Interesting design.

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2 Responses to Drehflügel – Cyclogyro — Weapons and Warfare

  1. SLIMJIM says:

    Cool looking plane!

    Liked by 1 person

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