|국가/구분||United States(US) Patent 등록|
|발명자 / 주소|
|출원인 / 주소|
|대리인 / 주소||
|인용정보||피인용 횟수 : 1 인용 특허 : 43|
A ducted fan air-vehicle having alternative methods of control is described. The ducted fan air-vehicle includes an air duct, a fan, a center body, a plurality of control vanes. Each control vanes includes a separate servo for independent control of each control vane, and is therefore able to operate the control vanes in a non-traditional manner to provide maximum control authority.
1. A ducted fan air-vehicle comprising: an air duct comprising a fan;a center body connected to the air duct;a plurality of pairs of control vanes located downstream from the fan, wherein each pair of control vanes of the plurality of pairs includes a first control vane and a second control vane, the first and second control vanes being adjacent to each other;a separate servo for each control vane; anda flight control system configured to independently control movement of each control vane via the respective servo of the control vane, wherein, for each p...