PZL-126 Mrówka

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Hi Everyone!

I found this 3-view line drawing of an interesting small aircraft, and I was wondering if anyone could help me identify it.

As far as I know, this 3-view appeared in JAWA at some time, but I'm not sure when.

Thanks!!!



Chuck
 

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Chuck,

it's the PZL-126 Mrówka from Poland.
 

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That's just another modification of Richard T. Whitcomb invention, the winglets, that serve to reduce drag by moving the wing tip vortex outboard. Another example is Chinese An-2 - Shijianzhuang built Y5-B, and NASA studies of highly-modified C-5 with devices like these.

Seems also that Mrówka winglets are ajustable-angle stuff, but I can be wrong.
 

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OK, I was stupid this time. These pods at this mod were for agricultural chemicals...
 

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