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Focke Wulf - Triebflugel

23.7k LeonardoEngineering  2.5 years ago

Focke Wulf

Triebflügeljäger 1:1 Replica

DO NOT CLICK HERE

The Focke-Wulf Triebflügel, or Triebflügeljäger, literally meaning "thrust-wing hunter", was a German concept for an aircraft designed in 1944, during the final phase of World War II as a defence against the ever-increasing Allied bombing raids on central Germany. It was a vertical take-off and landing tailsitter interceptor design for local defense of important factories or areas which had small or no airfields.

The Triebflügel had only reached wind-tunnel testing when the Allied forces reached the production facilities. No complete prototype was ever built...
Until now.

This plane is far from perfect, it's just a quick build that I would like to share with you guys.

Please, leave an upvote down below, and let us now your opinions by leaving your feedback in the comments, it would be really appreciated!

Armament:

4 x Mk108 30mm autocannons
3 x Ruhrstahl X-4 Air to air missiles

Instructions:

VTOL Halfway down for take off configuration
Throttle always at 100%
After lift off, AG8 to disable Gyro and proceed to conventional horizontal flight.

-Landing is a whole different story, and being this plane just a quick build, I didn't spend too much time to figure out how to make it land safely.

If you liked this aircraft, why don't you take a look at my previous designs?

Leonardo AT-1B "Mozzie" Light Attack Aircraft"
Leonardo T-1A "Asso" Aerobatic
Leonardo H-101 "Alicanto" Multipurpose Helicopter
Leonardo AH-121 "Dardo" Attack Helicopter

Please, leave your feedback down below, it would be really appreciated!

Spotlights

General Characteristics

  • Successors 1 airplane(s) +14 bonus
  • Created On Windows
  • Wingspan 31.7ft (9.7m)
  • Length 33.8ft (10.3m)
  • Height 30.4ft (9.3m)
  • Empty Weight 1,326lbs (601kg)
  • Loaded Weight 6,548lbs (2,970kg)

Performance

  • Power/Weight Ratio 1.544
  • Wing Loading 1.3lbs/ft2 (6.4kg/m2)
  • Wing Area 4,974.3ft2 (462.1m2)
  • Drag Points 3700

Parts

  • Number of Parts 480
  • Control Surfaces 0
  • Performance Cost 1,619
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    63.1k Thecatbaron

    Add it to War Thunder

    Pinned 2.5 years ago
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    26.4k RASEN1914

    Great build! I manage to land it :P

    Pinned 2.5 years ago
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    9,329 Zanedavid

    Ok Germany calm down

    Pinned 2.5 years ago
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    @HorizonsTechnologies its real alright

    2 months ago
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    What a “Wonder Weapon” Germany

    9 months ago
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    I clicked it...

    10 months ago
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    flies like crap but it looks awsome

    +2 10 months ago
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    @Thecatbaron hahaha

    11 months ago
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    Wow i just got rick rolled DAMMM YYOOOIUIU

    one year ago
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    The fuck you mean it’s fictional

    1.1 years ago
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    @Thecatbaron Sure I like war thunder but poor me I have no Pc only Android 😥 but I know you are not talking to me I just coment

    1.2 years ago
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    please make an update to where this can actually fly instead of just going straight up

    1.2 years ago
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    75 7632bey

    I got rickrolled.

    1.4 years ago
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    287 Iteration

    @Chtite451SR2
    y a t h i n k ?

    +2 1.5 years ago
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    @Cattamd spoiler alert: rick astley...

    1.6 years ago
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    60 Cattamd

    What does it say don’t click here

    +4 1.9 years ago
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    8,538 ZWLenning

    'this plane is far from perfect' (just casually gets 3rd/4th highest voted plane in a year)

    +5 2.0 years ago
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    @Zanedavid 10 eye looking dude we good we good guys I'vs could've built one in german myself all it is is a damn twisted 3 angler booster rotater joint and no I haven't downloaded it yet cause I think it might be laggy

    2.1 years ago
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    0 Gloob

    Does nothing. 'AG8 to disable Gyro and proceed to conventional horizontal flight.' -- Can't convert control to horizontal flight. Lovely design.

    +2 2.1 years ago
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    @18211292358 language.
    :)

    2.2 years ago
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    I managed to land it third try lol

    2.2 years ago
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    Why so many parts?

    2.4 years ago
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    Why??? What is this death trap?

    2.4 years ago
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    90 Dinan

    Don't Crash it it will explode then my it crash the game

    2.4 years ago
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    99.3k Hedero

    Yep, its quite the achievement!@LeonardoEngineering

    2.4 years ago
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