|국가/구분||United States(US) Patent 등록|
|발명자 / 주소|
|대리인 / 주소||
|인용정보||피인용 횟수 : 30 인용 특허 : 3|
A VTOL vehicle including a fuselage with two foldable wings, two tiltable nacelles attached to the wings, a vertical stabilizer, a horizontal stabilizer, and two auxiliary thrusters. Each nacelle contains a system of vanes located at the rear opening thereof, and actuators are provided for extending and retracting the vanes in conjunction with nacelle tilting mechanisms to deflect the airflow over a predetermined range of angles from the horizontal. Each nacelle also contains two rotary engines, each of which directly drives a fan. The fans face each oth...
1. A VTOL vehicle comprising:an elongated fuselage defining a longitudinal axis of said vehicle, said fuselage being configured to develop aerodynamic lift when said vehicle is moving forward in the direction of said longitudinal axis;a vertical stabilizer connected to an aft portion of said fuselage;a horizontal stabilizer connected to and supported by said vertical stabilizer;a first pair of wings, each of said wings having a root rigidly attached to said fuselage, a wingtip, and a folding mechanism disposed between said root and said wingtip for accom...