Army Aviation

Test Flight

1510 test flightBG George P. Seneff, Jr., (right) and Lockheed test pilot, Don Segner, are shown exiting the XH-51A following a recent trial flight at Oxnard, CA. The pair had flown the rigid-rotor compound aircraft to a speed of 259 mph. The jet-powered craft was flown as part of the flight program of the Army Aviation Material Laboratories at Fort Eustis, VA.