Autogiro Company of America AC-35 at the Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center

Autogiro Company of America AC-35 at the Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center

The two-seat AC-35 Autogiro was developed for a Department of Commerce competition to create an aerial "Model T." James G. Ray. vice president and chief pilot of the Autogiro Company of America, landed the AC-35 in a small downtown park in Washington. D.C. on October 2, 1936.