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Focke-Achgelis Fa-330A-1 Bachstelze C/N 100143

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  • 100143 @ EGSU - Duxford Museum. Focke Achgelis FA- 330, a simple, single-seater autogyro kite with a three-bladed rotor, o/b German U-boat - by Henk Geerlings by Henk Geerlings @ EGSU
  • 100143 @ EGSU - The Focke-Achgelis FA 330 Bachstelze was a type of rotary-wing kite, known as a gyroglider or rotor kite. They were towed behind German U-boats during World War II to allow a lookout to see farther. - by Chris Hall by Chris Hall @ EGSU
  • 100143 @ EGWC - Museum - by Ferenc Kolos by Ferenc Kolos @ EGWC
  • 100143 @ EGWC - Focke Achgelis FA330. This aircraft was actually an unpowered autogyro kite, intended for use as an observation platform for German U-Boats - by Chris Hall by Chris Hall @ EGWC

Airframe Info

Model:Fa-330A-1 Bachstelze    Search all Focke-Achgelis Fa-330A-1 Bachstelze
Year built:0000
Construction Number (C/N):100143
Aircraft Type:Gyroplane
Number of Seats:1
Number of Engines:0
Engine Type:None


Registration Number:100143
Alternative Code/Name:8469M
Current Status:Preserved


Owner:Imperial War Museum, Duxford
United Kingdom