The Airacuda Database at iModeler

  • Items tagged with Airacuda
  • 2 articles
  • Last addition 1 month, 2 weeks ago

"The deadliest thing in the sky!" Okay, but for whom...? Bell YFM-1 Airacuda

About the YFM1 Airacuda The Bell YFM1 Airacuda is probably one of those designs that, despite its aesthetically pleasing appearance and a certain number of models built, has remained largely unknown. In my opinion, the design looks [...]

Last one: Bill Bosworth's 1/32 scratchbuilt Bell YFM-1 Airacuda

"I'm not worthy!" Erik Shilling, who actually flew this contraption in 1940, told me it had to be towed to the takeoff point on the runway to avoid overheating, and because it was all-electric, if you lost the generator (as he [...]