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Åke Roggentin's original model hanging in the Swedish model flying museum
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Another photo of the original Kungsörnen at the museum
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Detail photo of the nose with a sticker representing the model flying club "Vingarna"
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Close up of the tail end with the rear rubber anchorage


A design by Åke Roggentin which was kitted by the Wentzel company. The design recieved much publicity when Åke's own model in June 1936 was clocked for an unofficial world record duration of 42 minutes at Gärdet, Stockholm. The model was retrieved, and is preserved in the Swedish model flying museum in Simrishamn.

This is the original plan.

Model data

Name: Kungsörnen (original) Alternative name:
Plan-ID (S-O L. numbering): A-274 Owner: SMOS
Designer: Åke Roggentin Drawn by:
Year designed: 1936 Wingspan (mm): 740
Category: Klass B
Sources: orig. ritning

Changed date: 2015-12-25

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