Paatalo Tiira, UNREGISTERED / None, Aviation Museum of Central Finland
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Construction Number: None
Model Paatalo Tiira
Operator: Aviation Museum of Central Finland
Airport: Tikkakoski, Finland
Photographer: Brian Bickers
Date Taken: 08/1993
Single seat homebuilt aircraft constructed from scrap materials by Raimo Paatalo. Completed in 1973. Powered by 50hp VW engine. Reputedly flew 70 hours unauthorised and without training. Grounded by authorities in 1977.