Avro Canada TS-140

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Role VTOL Fighter
Manufacturer Avro Canada
Status project not accepted
Primary user United States Navy (Intended)
Number built 0

The Avro Canada TS-140 was a proposed design by Avro Canada to meet the United States Navy TS-140 Specification in 1956.[1] The TS-140 was a canard type aircraft to be powered by four Bristol Orpheus jet engines.

The USN selected the Bell D-188A proposal, which was cancelled.

Specifications (TS-140)

Data from[citation needed]

General characteristics



See also

Aircraft of comparable role, configuration and era


  1. ^ Bzuk 2001, p.56.
  • Zuk, Bill. Avrocar, Canada's Flying Saucer: The Story Of Avro Canada's Secret Projects. Erin, Ontario: Boston Mills Press, 2001. ISBN 1-55046-359-4.

External links

  • Avro VTOL Fighter for US Navy Specification TS-140 (1956)

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