Hoverstar Development

A 5-seater hovercraft with an enclosed cabin.  The Hoverstar was powered by a single Ford V8, 170Hp automobile engine belt driving a Joy 48" diameter axial fan.  The air from this fan was split for lift and propulsion.  Constructed of light alloy with polyurethane foam buoyancy. The skirt was a plenum created with a closed bag.

Length: 18'    Width: 8'    Height: 6'6"    Max Weight: 3,000 lb

The manufacturer's address was:

Hoverstar Development
11840 - 109th Street
Edmonton, Alberta
Tel: (403) 479-6333



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