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So do you know what this aircraft is?
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It is the Aerodyne, from the French designer, Couzinet.
It was the AVRO Y-2 (Weapons System 606A), I believe
That appears to be Avro Canada’s Project “Y” later to become the VZ 9 Avrocar.
Too bad they did not try four fans instead. If so, it could have been a success 60 years ago.
An early hover craft.
Afro flying saucer, nixed by the Canadian Prime Minister Defenbaker in 1958
Avro flying saucer nixed by the Canadian Prime Minister Defenbaker in 1958.
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