Canadair CL-84 completes its first transition

Monday, January 17, 1966

 

Description

The CL-84 was an early tilt wing type convertiplane. The milestone marks the first complete transition from rotor borne flight to wing-borne flight by this tilt wing.

aircraft. The aircraft first flew in May 1965.

(Source: AHS V/STOL Wheel entry for this aircraft - the V/STOL wheel also describes the underlying propulsion concept)

 

Aircraft related to this milestone
Canadair CL-84 Dynavert