Focke Wulf Fw 61 - luftwaffe test pilot Hanna Reitsch
Focke-Wulf Fw 61 demonstrated by Hanna Reitsch
Focke-Wulf Fw 61 second prototype, V 2 D-EKRA
The Focke-Wulf Fw 61 is often considered the first practical, functional helicopter, first flown in 1936. It was also known as the Fa 61, as Focke began a new company—Focke-Achgelis—after development had begun.