DESIGN

Build-It-Yourself Gyrocopter

IT WILL NEVER WIN a prize for beauty of design or appearance, but the Bensen Gyro-glider (or the powered Gyro-copter) is a first class flying




The Aurora Butterfly Gyroplane

ARTICLE DATE: November – December 2008 Valorie White, the new Executive Vice President of The Butterfly LLC, introduced the new Aurora Butterfly Gyroplane to the


Arrowcopter Modern STOL Gyrocopter

One pilot’s quest for performance leads to a gyrocopter GYROCOPTERS AND THE PROMISE of efficient, economical vertical flight first captivated my imagination in 1996 when


Rotorcraft Of The 1980’s

Vertical landings and takeoffs still lure homebuilders to the field Experimental helicopters, gyroplanes, vertical takeoff machines and other rotorcraft have been going on nearly as


Barnett J4B Gyroplane

Easy-To-Build Single Seat Gyrocopter ARTICLE DATE: October 1979 JERRIE BARNETT, an Olivehurst, California, machinist and self-taught gyro-pilot, has come up with a fine little single-place