Oct 192011
 
Bendix Model J Four Place Helicopter (1946)

In September 1946, Bendix Helicopter sent an unsolicited proposal to the US Navy Bureau of Aeronautics for its Model J four place helicopter. The company was organized in 1943 as Helicopters, Inc., and in 1944 this was changed to Bendix Helicopter, Inc. The parent company was Bendix Corporation, founded by prolific inventor and industrialist Vincent H. […]