|국가/구분||United States(US) Patent 등록|
|미국특허분류(USC)||244/012.2 ; 244/123 ; 244/023C ; 244/023B ; 244/074 ; 60/270.1 ; 60/257|
|발명자 / 주소|
|대리인 / 주소||
|인용정보||피인용 횟수 : 8 인용 특허 : 6|
A flying craft (14) has a dish shaped body (18, 20, 21) with a convex upper surface (18) to provide lift. Engine means (1) in the form of a jet or rocket engine is housed in the body at the rear, while a duct (15) extends through the body from an air opening (15A) at the front of the craft (14) so as to direct air to the engine means (1) for example to serve as cooling and/or combustion air for the engine means. Additional thruster jets (16A, 16B) can be located on the bottom of the body for directional control. In a further embodiment (FIG. 12), an elec...
[ I claim:] [6.] A flying craft comprising:a generally dished form body providing a lift characteristic, and having a front end and a rear end, said body further having a domed shaped upper surface and a lower surface, said domed shaped upper surface having a front part and an air inlet located in said front part of said domed upper surface;vertically disposed first engine means located substantially at the center of said dish shaped body for providing a vertical thrust for vertically propelling said flying craft to an elevated position; andsecond engine...