World Library  
Flag as Inappropriate
Email this Article

Mil V-7

Article Id: WHEBN0017134141
Reproduction Date:

Title: Mil V-7  
Author: World Heritage Encyclopedia
Language: English
Subject: List of rotorcraft, Tip jet, MI-7
Collection:
Publisher: World Heritage Encyclopedia
Publication
Date:
 

Mil V-7

V-7
Role Experimental helicopter
Manufacturer Mil
First flight 1959
Status Cancelled
Number built 1

The Mil V-7 was an unusual experimental four-seat helicopter with AI-7 ramjets at the tips of the two rotor blades.[1] It had an egg-shaped fuselage, skid undercarriage, and a two-bladed tail rotor on a short tubular tail boom. Only one prototype was built, in the late 1950s.[2]

Technical data for Mil V-7:

  • Engine: 2 x AI-7
  • Rotor diameter: 11.6m
  • Loaded weight: 835 kg
  • Empty weight: 730 kg

References

This article was sourced from Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License; additional terms may apply. World Heritage Encyclopedia content is assembled from numerous content providers, Open Access Publishing, and in compliance with The Fair Access to Science and Technology Research Act (FASTR), Wikimedia Foundation, Inc., Public Library of Science, The Encyclopedia of Life, Open Book Publishers (OBP), PubMed, U.S. National Library of Medicine, National Center for Biotechnology Information, U.S. National Library of Medicine, National Institutes of Health (NIH), U.S. Department of Health & Human Services, and USA.gov, which sources content from all federal, state, local, tribal, and territorial government publication portals (.gov, .mil, .edu). Funding for USA.gov and content contributors is made possible from the U.S. Congress, E-Government Act of 2002.
 
Crowd sourced content that is contributed to World Heritage Encyclopedia is peer reviewed and edited by our editorial staff to ensure quality scholarly research articles.
 
By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. World Heritage Encyclopedia™ is a registered trademark of the World Public Library Association, a non-profit organization.
 


Copyright © World Library Foundation. All rights reserved. eBooks from Project Gutenberg are sponsored by the World Library Foundation,
a 501c(4) Member's Support Non-Profit Organization, and is NOT affiliated with any governmental agency or department.