Aircraft No. 1 (tail number 4147) was the early configuration with 3-blade rotors. First flight was conducted by Chief Pilot Floyd Carlson at the Fort Worth plant
For a description of the Type see the XV-3 Type page entry.
VTOL type: Convertiplane
Compound type: N/A
Lift devices: 2 in Tilt shaft configuration
Crew required: 1 in Single seater arrangement
Landing gear: Skids (retractable)