Federal Aviation Administration Tucker Sno-Cat

Description

  • Manufactured by the Tucker SNO-CAT Corporation
  • Powered by a Chrysler Industrial Flat-head engine
  • Composed of a largely aluminum body with fiberglass components for weight reduction
  • Operates and drives like a car with a standard 3 speed transmission.
  • The museum exhibit was used by the FAA to reach and service a beacon on a mountaintop in Amherst County, VA. It was also used for rescue service following the hurricane Camille disaster.

Donated by the Federal Aviation Administration USDOT.

Model Specifications

  • Number of cylinders: 6
Federal Aviation Administration Tucker Sno-Cat