Friday, July 1, 2022

Aircraft

Digital wind tunnels could reduce costs and lead to improved designs of airplanes

Digital wind tunnels could help develop more fuel-efficient airplanes.

Virgin Galactic and Rolls Royce to build a Mach 3 supersonic commercial jet

New supersonic aircraft would be able to travel at three times the speed of sound.

Leonardo M-346 Fighter Attack successfully completed its maiden flight

The first M-346FA will be delivered to customers in 2021.

Boeing reveals its Future Attack Reconnaissance Aircraft design for the US Army

The American aircraft manufacturer Boeing, for the first time, introduced the appearance of a new light reconnaissance and attack helicopter, developed under the FARA...

Solar-electric aircraft designed for long-duration flights made a maiden flight

The drone has the potential to stay airborne for a year.

Airbus MAVERIC demonstrator with a blended wing body design

Details of the future plane, which seeks to reduce fuel consumption and improve the cabin for passengers.

Alphabet’s Loon converts a stratospheric aircraft into an Internet drone

A technology capable of providing connectivity through an aircraft positioned in the stratosphere.

XQ-58A Valkyrie drone demonstrator completes successful fourth flight test

Flying at higher altitudes allowed researchers to gather data in real-world flight conditions.

Bell’s changed Nexus air taxi has four electric tilting ducted fans

Bell wants to offer the aircraft both with a pure electric drive and with a hybrid-electric drive.

Hyundai and Uber team up to develop electric Air Taxi service

Both parties are collaborating on infrastructure concepts to support take-off and landing for this new class of vehicles.

Airbus reveals the world’s longest-range single-aisle jetliner

On the first day of the Paris Air Show 2019, Monday, June 17, aircraft manufacturer Airbus has unveiled designs of its new A321XLR jet....

This fuel-efficient Flying-V airplane seats passengers in its wings

The KLM Royal Dutch Airlines and Delft University of Technology (TU Delft) has teamed up to make aviation more sustainable at the IATA Annual...

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