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(Vought Aircraft Heritage Foundation Archives)

Zimmer’s Skimmer

Seven decades after it first flew, the V-173 got its old look back.

Engine Tests

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(Vought Aircraft Heritage Foundation Archives)

An engineer stands beneath the open entry hatch during engine run-up tests at Floyd Bennett Field in Brooklyn, New York, in the 1940s.

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