View Single Post
Old April 3rd, 2016, 09:17 PM
RecruitMonty's Avatar

RecruitMonty RecruitMonty is offline
Join Date: Jul 2005
Location: Mainly Germany (München)
Posts: 824
Thanks: 178
Thanked 106 Times in 66 Posts
RecruitMonty is on a distinguished road
Default Re: WinSP MBT: Das Reich

Originally Posted by MarkSheppard View Post
Then there's the FA 283 an apparent jet powered gyrodyne, which could be used as the basis for a series of German light utility/attack helicopters in the 1960s.
I had seen that too. What an interesting design. I wonder if it is feasible? It screams attack helicopter. Only problem is it is jet powered and in the mid 1940s that meant high fuel consumption.

The flight characteristics would be peculiar as well I imagine.
"Wir Deutschen sollten die Wahrheit auch dann ertragen lernen, wenn sie für uns günstig ist."
Reply With Quote