|국가/구분||United States(US) Patent 등록|
|미국특허분류(USC)||244/012.5; 244/012.4; 244/023A; 244/023B|
|발명자 / 주소|
|출원인 / 주소|
|대리인 / 주소||
|인용정보||피인용 횟수 : 14 인용 특허 : 8|
An aircraft having a lift/propulsion unit which includes a power unit such as a turboshaft engine which drives a fan through a transmission mechanism. The fan discharges to vectoring nozzles which can be independently swivelled to provide lift or propulsion thrust. An output shaft of the transmission mechanism serves as the main shaft of a motor/generator of modular form. The motor/generator can act as a generator to charge an electrical storage device such as a battery, or as a motor to drive the fan, either alone or to supplement the output of engine. ...
1. An aircraft having a fuselage provided with a lift/propulsion unit, the lift/propulsion unit comprising: a mechanical transmission mechanism;a power unit;a fan which is driveably connected to the power unit by the mechanical transmission mechanism, wherein the transmission mechanism comprises of a gearbox, the fan having a rotary axis which extends upwardly in the attitude of the aircraft corresponding to level flight, and being provided with vectoring means for adjusting the direction of thrust generated by the fan, wherein the vectoring means has at...