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Hanriot - 1910

Hanriot - 1910

Designed by Rene Hanriot, this design was known for its simplicity and elegance. It was strongly built and its most recognizable feature was its mahogany-skinned fuselage. The fuselage was built much like a racing skiff and required minimal wire bracing.
Cole Palen, Mike Lockhart and Andy Keefe built the Hanriot in the winter of 1974 from drawings and details appearing in FLIGHT and other books on period aeroplane construction. The controls are similar to the original, with the right stick controlling the elevator by fore-and-aft movements, the left stick controlling wing warping by left and right movements. The coupé button on the left stick can kill the engine for speed control.
(Text from Aerodrome web-site)

Canon EOS 20D ,Canon EF 70-200mm f/4L USM
1/400s f/8.0 at 84.0mm iso200 full exif

other sizes: small medium original
Martin Wenzel03-Mar-2009 17:12
Neat shot! V
endre novak27-Aug-2007 19:07
Alan Mars15-Oct-2006 18:23
Very nice picture! I like!
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