|국가/구분||United States(US) Patent 등록|
|미국특허분류(USC)||244/002 ; 244/049 ; 244/087 ; 244/056 ; 244/121 ; 244/130|
|발명자 / 주소|
|인용정보||피인용 횟수 : 21 인용 특허 : 6|
A vehicle that combines the freedom and swiftness of flight with the utility of surface travel. A simple, light weight, safe and stable conveyance with positive yaw-roll coupling, special safety features, no fold wing stowage and a unique single power source. It can be built using common tools and techniques with readily available materials at a cost competitive with the family automobile.
[ I claim:] [1.]1. An airplane and ground travel conveyance combined in one vehicle comprising: a ground support system, a single aerodynamic power source to propel the vehicle in flight and on the ground, means for tilting said power source to a negative pitch angle so that air flow from said power source does not adversely impinge upon other vehicles or objects adjacent to said vehicle during all ground surface operations as well as providing a downward component of thrust to provide ground travel stability against upsetting wind and road forces, said ...