|국가/구분||United States(US) Patent 등록|
|국제특허분류(IPC7판)||B64C-015/00 B64C-029/00 F02B-073/00|
|미국특허분류(USC)||244/023A ; 244/023C ; 600/716|
|발명자 / 주소|
|대리인 / 주소||
|인용정보||피인용 횟수 : 22 인용 특허 : 13|
A wingless personal air transport (PAT) comprises two main sections: First, a substantially horizontal circular inner platform is provided with its outer extremity having a first diameter D1. This inner platform has a seat for carrying at least one person and a shroud forming a smooth upper surface extending outward and downward to its outer extremity. Second, a substantially horizontal annular outer platform is arranged coaxially with the inner platform. This outer platform has a central opening with a second diameter D2 and a shroud forming a substanti...
[ What is claimed is:] [1.] A wingless, personal air transport (PAT) comprising, in combination:(a) a substantially horizontal circular inner platform with its outer extremity having a first diameter D1, said inner platform having a seat for carrying at least one person and having a shroud forming a smooth upper surface extending outward and downward to said outer extremity; and(b) a plurality N of independently powered thrusters distributed around a circle substantially equidistant from each other, each of said thrusters being attached to said inner pla...