|국가/구분||United States(US) Patent 등록|
|발명자 / 주소|
|대리인 / 주소||
|인용정보||피인용 횟수 : 3 인용 특허 : 3|
A lifting body aircraft suitable for atmospheric flight and/or as a reentry vehicle. The craft has a substantially flat upper surface, a lower surface with a doubly convex first section and a flat sloping second section. The doubly convex first section allows the craft to have its center of gravity forward of its longitudinal center line. The flat sloping second half of the lower surface and the substantially flat upper surface form the aft end of an airfoil. A pair of vertical stabilizers enhance stability and include rudders which, along with a pair of...
1. A lifting body aircraft having a length, a width, a depth, and a longitudinal center line, said aircraft comprising:a substantially flat upper surface having a nose end and a tail end and edges extending therebetween; a lower surface having a first section and a second section, said first section extending from said nose end and said edges of said upper surface to about said longitudinal center line of said aircraft, said first section being convex between said nose end and said longitudinal center line and between said edges of said upper surface, sa...