NICO BRAAS COLLECTION
No. 7421. Verner W-01 Broucek (OK-YXA)
Photographed at vliegveld Lelystad, the Netherlands, 1981, by Nico Braas

Verner W-01 Broucek

02/28/2008. Vladislav Verner, staff-member of the VZLU (Vyzkumny a ZkusebniLetecky Ustav, Aeronautical Research and Test Institute) designed and built the Broucek (Beetle), believed to be the first homebuilt designed in Czechoslovakia since WW II. The aircraft was flown for the first time by Rudolf Duchon in April 1970.

Created February 28, 2008