This Week’s Hints to help you along:
- From 55 years ago, before the home-builder revolution.
- Perfectly at home on wheels, skies or floats.
- Less than 350 lbs empty weight, a micro plane at its best!
- Powered by a 30 hp VW car engine or a Porsche — really.
So do you know what this aircraft is?
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3 thoughts on “The VW of the Skies”
This looks very much like the French Druine D.31 Turbulent. Machines had various engines, including VW, Porsche and others.
It has quite a bit of the look of a Mooney Mite, but with a modified canopy… and skis instead of wheels, of course.