Cierva W.14 Skeeter 1

Derived from Saunders Roe Skeeter

The Skeeter 1 was the Cierva Autogiro Company attempt at a producing a small, single engined helicopter and design work began in 1947. The programme was taken over when Saunders Roe acquired Cierva.


Length: (m) 8.13
Height: (m) 3.09
Blades: 3
Rotor diam.: (m) 8.84
Disc area: (m2) 61.36
Weight: (kgs) Empty: 367     Max: 549
Speed: (km/h) Cruise: 120     Max: 127
Range: (km) 250
Ceiling: (m)     Max: 2926
Rate/Climb: (m/min) 53.3

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C/NBuilt asYearHistory
W.14/1 1948 UK G-AJCJ : Reg to Cierva 26 Aug 1948, first flew 10 Oct 1948; Reg +
Appeared at SBAC Farnborough show in Sep 1948 in the st+
Disposed of by Saunders Roe, by Dec 1952.

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