One-hour helicopter flight

One-hour helicopter flight

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  • Vought-Sikorsky VS-300 (1941)

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  • Sikorsky VS-300 demo, 1943

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  • Wings Over The World: Sikorsky Part 1

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  • Wings Over The World: Sikorsky Part 2

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Aviation designer Igor Ivor Sikorsky flew his experimental helicopter, the Vought-Sikorsky VS-300, for 65 minutes and 14.5 seconds. It was the first successful single lifting rotor helicopter in the United States. VS-300 was also first successful helicopter with single vertical-plane tail rotor configuration for antitorque.

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