Marcel Riffard projects

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some great French engineer Marcel Riffard unbuilt projects from Magazine Avion but original source is Aero France


1. Stratosferic transatlantic airliner from 1942. 40 passenger. Max speed: 700 Km/h.

2. VTOL aircraft (1942?). Power for the rotors is transmitted from a turbine in the fuselage. The rotors has telescopic blades

3. Twin Jet from 1942. Unknown 1030 Kg powerplants. 14'5 m span. 7,2 lenght. Total weight: 7200 Kg. Max speed: 918 Km/h
 

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Riffard's rocket powered interceptor from 1917

1. Profile

2. Powerplant detail
 

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By the way,


the Jet engine aircraft,called Machine P,and the transport aircraft was called
Machine T.
 

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I would feel awfully dubious about having rocket engines so close to my stretched canvas skin!
 

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Thank you Tonton,


but that is not the same aircraft,the Riffard-Otfinovsky MR-300 was different from Caudron-Renault R-300,and the R-300 developed from it.
 

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Hi,

as I know,Riffard had a racer airplane Project of 1930s,but no more details.
 

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Hi,

Also Riffard designed a light bomber Project in 1934,looks like his racer airplanes in
its configuration.
 
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