Airspeed Horsa

Horsa

Normandie

Horsa

 These planes are destined for Normandy June 1944. The middle photo shows a Horsa just after landing in France.

 

Type

 Troop and cargo Glider

Armament

 -

Engine

 -

Weight

 Empty 3.402kg - Max take-off 6.917kg

Crew

 2 + 25

Speed

 204km/h on tow

Year of construction

 May 1942 -

Quantity

 3655

User

 UK  Canada  Turkey  Portugal and USA

Manufacturer

 Airspeed Ltd