Arsenal Air 100

Arsenal Air 100

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. The Arsenal Air 100 is a French single seat competition sailplane produced in the 1940s. It sold in small numbers but set several records, still holding the world absolute solo glider endurance record of 56 h 15 m. The successful German Jacobs Weihe sailplane of 1938 strongly influenced several wartime and postwar designs such as the Italian CVV-6 Canguro and the British Slingsby Gull 4 and Sky. The Arsenal 100 was also Weihe based, with the intention of improving on that design. Work began before the war within a small design group named the Groupe de l'Air, led by Raymond Jarlaud.show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 56 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 3mm | 95g
  • Secut Press
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 6136264838
  • 9786136264837