|Function||sport, trainer, technology test|
|Wing Load (kg/m2)||32|
|Power load (kg/hp)||9.2|
|Speed at 0m||120km/h|
Light aircraft built in Sevastopol at the same time as ANT-1,. completely independent design. It was first Soviet low-wing monoplane. VOP-1 was built by pilot-instructor of Sevastopol Pilot SchoolV.O.Pisarenko, with help of cadets. No expensive materials were used, only wood and plywood. Special wing section was unique, developed by designer himself.
Amazingly, V.O.Pisarenko had no special engineering education. Pilot's feeling of a subject served quite well, and on November 27, 1923 author performed the first flight. After series of trials (January 1924) aircraft was transported to Moscow for more trials.
|Created November 11, 1996
Modified February 03, 1998;