Main Menu

Wright F2W
Wright F2W-1 A-6744
Two Wright F2W-1 were built for the US Navy in 1923 as Pulitzer racers A6743 and A6744. First flying on 27 August 1923, piloted by L H Sanderson, the first crashed on landing during trials and was damaged beyond economical repair.
A6744 was converted to twin floats as F2W-2 in 1924, but also crashed during testing.
Wright F2W-2 A-6743
Engine: Wright T-3 Tornado, 780hp
Wingspan: 22'6"
Length: 21'4"
Speed: 248 mph
Ceiling: 36,300'
Seats: 1

Copyright © 2021 all-aero. All Rights Reserved.
Joomla! is Free Software released under the GNU General Public License.