Vertol Aircraft Corporation

 

General Info

  • Name: Vertol Aircraft Corporation
  • Country: USA
  • Headquarters: Aurora, Oregon
  • Founded by: Frank Piasecki
  • Founded: Jan 1940
  • Website:

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Description

The Piasecki Helicopter Corporation was a designer and manufacturer of helicopters located in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania in the late 1940s and throughout the 1950s. The company was renamed Vertol Aircraft Corporation in the mid-1950s. It was acquired by Boeing in 1960 and subsequently renamed Boeing Vertol.

Source Vertol at Wikipedia.org.

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