Discussion in 'Allied Aviation Of WWII' started by OpanaPointer, Nov 13, 2018.
XCG-16 assault glider.
What a bucket...
Reminds me very much of the aircraft designed by Vincent Burnelli.
Looks like what you’d see in a B-grade 50s future movie...
General Airborne Transport XCG-16 - Wikipedia
The mighty (actually quite small) XCG-16 in color:
The Journal of Recognition didn't have any more information on it.
That is one strange looking bird, says it flew but had issues and didn't get more than the prototype stage.