Schmidt Paracopter Model 2
A prototype built circa 1958 by George Schmidt, an engineer who was formerly with Focke-Achgelis in Germany. Designed primarily to rescue wounded from front-line areas: one stretcher can be carried beneath the pilot's seat.
Power: 2 x 105 lb Schmidt pulse-jets
Rotors: 2-blade tip-powered main
Rotor diameter: 17 ft 5 in
Loaded weight: 775 lb
Max. speed: 132 mph
Ceiling: 12,300 ft