Aircraft Photo of XN714 | Hunting H-126 | UK - Air Force | AirHistory.net
Aircraft
Registration / Serial:XN714
Aircraft Original Type:Hunting H-126
Aircraft Generic Type:Hunting H-126
Aircraft Version:Hunting H-126
Operator / Titles:UK - Air Force
C/n (msn):H1-1
Location
City / Airport:CosfordMap
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Airport Codes:ICAO: EGWC   IATA: -   Local: -   Other: -
Collection:RAF Museum Cosford
 
Photo Date:27 July 2017
Photo by:Peter de JongContact
Photo ID: 427
Photo Comment

The H.126 was a simple research aircraft built to test the concept of blown flaps for improved low-speed flight characteristics. The wing struts served to feed compressed air from the Orpheus engine to the nozzles fitted along the trailing edge and on the wing tips.

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