autogyro


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au·to·gy·ro

 (ô′tō-jī′rō)
n.
Variant of autogiro.
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Noun1.autogyro - an aircraft that is supported in flight by unpowered rotating horizontal wings (or blades)autogyro - an aircraft that is supported in flight by unpowered rotating horizontal wings (or blades); forward propulsion is provided by a conventional propeller
heavier-than-air craft - a non-buoyant aircraft that requires a source of power to hold it aloft and to propel it
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Up to the 1940s, they created many autogyros, including the TsAGI A-7-3, the only armed autogyro to see (limited) combat action.
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Stunt pilot Lauren Richardson and Peter Davies, of Autogyro Displays, are both set to perform in Hoylake on Bank Holiday Monday at the annual show, which is expected to attract thousands of visitors.
The sales in general aviation included 10 sales by ultralight planes manufacturer Aeroprakt, sale of three new SR22 Cirrus Aircraft with GCC specifications, more than 10 sales by German Gyro Copter manufacturer AutoGyro and sale of three aircraft (P2010 and P2008) by Tecnam.
Various sales in general aviation were made at the show, including 10 sales by Aeroprakt, the ultralight planes manufacturer; the sale of three new SR22 Cirrus Aircraft with GCC specifications; more than 10 sales by AutoGyro, the German gyro copter maker; and sale of three aircraft -- P2010 and P2008 -- by Tecnam, among others.
In August 2012 he bought an AutoGyro MTO Sport from AutoGyro Namibia.
Following the war he doubled for the Scots screen legend as 007 at the helm of an autogyro aircraft in 1967's You Only Live Twice.
A collection of Airfix model kits included four rare James Bond autogyro items sold for up to PS150 each.
Fred Wyrley-Birch, from Anderson & Garland, said: "As you'd expect from anything associated with the James Bond name, the Little Nellie autogyro kits proved highly sought after, not least because they remain untouched and these first editions were sold while the film was being publicised.
Crowds can just be seen on the riverbank MERSEY ME J Royal Liver Building on the waterfront HIGH SPY J Police autogyro monitors the crowds at the FA Cup final HOME FRONT J Terraced streets in Kensal Rise
donations for cancer patients aboard his autogyro landed on Wednedday at Abu