Franks Task Silhouette

Aircraft Info Group

Description
Manufacturer: 
Task Research Inc.
Model: 
Silhouette
Year: 
1984
Gallery: 
Restoration Center, Everett
Location (field): 
Restoration Center, Everett
Viewable: 
No

The Silhouette is a modern, all-composite, sport aircraft designed as a kit for home-builders. Designed by Task Research, Inc., of Santa Paula, CA, the composite specialists who produce parts and components for various Rutan designs, including the VariEze, Solitaire, and Viking Dragonfly.

The Museum of Flight's example is the prototype for this series and was assembled and donated by Stan K. Franks on December 27, 1998