Publisher: Vintage Flyer Media LLC; First edition (June 24, 2011)
Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub
Size: 5.8 MB
Downloadable formats: PDF
Helicopter Evolution stocks classic photos, 1907 through 1974, of the artistic visionaries who experimented with new rotorcraft designs always pushing the envelope. The e-book indicates the innovations, advancements and developments of helicopters that have been captured on movie and feature been misplaced or forgotten for many years. Taken from a personal archive of classic advertisement rotorcraft images which are seldom obvious, forgotten businesses like; American Helicopter, Bendix, Brantley, Cessna, Curtis-Wright, and Curtiss-Wright, de Bothezat, area, Firestone, Helicopter Engineering, Mc Culloch, Marquardt and Roteron reappear. Many different larger recognized businesses are incorporated, together with businesses like: Boeing, Sikorsky, Hiller, Piasecki, Kaman and Kellett. writer John Cilio leads readers in the course of the chronological improvement of the helicopter, together with the autogiro with classic images. each one picture is observed through informative narrative in regards to the humans and the helicopter usually supplied from the unique press unencumber. He closes the publication paying tribute to Vietnam s Huey pilots with a poem, The Huey Pilot, via , I. S. "Bob" Parrish and pictures of the Huey and Cobra.