Jersey Albatross

 

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Jersey Albatross  
by Richard MacNally
from Air Trails
October 1942 
99in span
Tags: Glider F/F
all formers complete :)
got article :)


Submitted to Outerzone: 23/01/2017
Outerzone planID: oz8468 | Filesize: 242KB | Format: • PDFbitmap | Credit*: DBHL, theshadow

   

About this Plan

Jersey Albatross - Towline glider model.

Quote: - "THE Jersey Albatross is the result of three previous attempts at large glider construction and flying. The fuselage is a solid pod-and-boom construction and features a detachable landing skid. The wing is a monospar, gull-wing design having sufficient dihedral and yet retaining scale appearance. Outer wing panels taper. The zigzag wing bracing and aileron construction are false and were built to further the scale appearance of the model. In flight it resembles a ship combining features of the Baby and Super Albatross soaring gliders..."

Scan from DBHL, cleanup by theshadow.

ref DBHL-5160.

Direct submission to Outerzone.

Update 06/03/2017: added article, thanks to Pit.

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