ⓘ ANBO II

                                     

ⓘ ANBO II

The ANBO II was a parasol-wing monoplane aircraft built in Lithuania in 1927 as a pilot trainer for the Army. It was eventually reequipped with more powerful engine for the Aero Club of Lithuania in 1931 before being written off in a crash in 1934.

Full flight, a replica was restored in the years 2012-2016 at Kalinauskas and Rolandas Arvydas Sabrinskas. Because of difficulties in obtaining original Walter engine Russian-made Shvetsov M-11 engine, which has the same parameters were used. Passed the flight tests of the restored ANBO II on 18 October 2016. The aircraft is based at the airport Pociūnai, Lithuania and is mainly used for air shows with both designers dressing in the Lithuanian air force in the 1920-ies-1930-ies.