An experimental helicopter with a rotor of innovative design, and an engine mounted in a forward position above the pilot.
The aircraft flew successfully but was unseccessful in the market and never produced.
Source: ”Helicopters & Autogyros of the World”, Paul Lambermont with Anthony Pirie, Second edition 1970, Cassell & Company Ltd, SBN 304 93390 2
Design authority: Matra-Cantinieau
Primary manufacturer: Matra-Cantinieau
Parent type: No type defined
Aircraft status: No longer flying
VTOL type: Helicopter
Lift devices: 1 Single main rotor
Dedicated control device: 1 Tail rotor
Crew required: 1 in Side-by-side arrangement
Landing gear: Skids