this illustration is on Dornier Do 31 E3, D-9531 at Flugwerft Oberschleißheim near Munich.Matej said:This is the front landing gear door of the Do-31. Was the illustration of the road runner always there? If so, does anybody know why?
Stargazer2006 said:Could it be there were several Do 131 variants? The one that was pictured earlier in this topic appears in a NASA document as the "Do 131A", not just plain Do 131...
PaulMM (Overscan) said:From http://www.fzt.haw-hamburg.de/pers/Scholz/dglr/hh/text_2004_04_01_Senkrechtstarter.pdf
Second image was very small in PDF so I scaled it up.
"VTOL Aircraft Designs Shown in Hanover"MBB HFB-600 Vertibus would use four wing-mounted GE 1/10JI turbojets as gas generators for lift/cruise fans beneath them. Four other Ge 1/10JI in fuselage are for lift.
Not actually a project , but a "proposal" by Walther Huth in 1952 (He was then 79 years old) .( Walther Huth founded the Albatros Flugzeugwerke in 1909 ...)Hi,
Mr. Walter Huth designed a tilt-rotor VTOL aircraft Project in 1952.http://kulturserver-nds.de/home/hubtest/medien/Typenkartei3953xGUN7x9T3Z7.pdf