|국가/구분||United States(US) Patent 등록|
|미국특허분류(USC)||244/101; 244/105; 244/108|
|발명자 / 주소|
|출원인 / 주소|
|대리인 / 주소||
|인용정보||피인용 횟수 : 1 인용 특허 : 22|
Described are aircraft with at least one fuselage, a wing, a power plant coupled to the at least one fuselage, a shroud surrounding a propeller, and at least two floats coupled to the wing. As examples, each float may include a step that is forward of the location at which the bottom surface of the float intersects a line that passes through a center of gravity of the aircraft and is oriented at an angle of six degrees rearward from vertical. As further examples, each float may include a forward portion located forward of the step, the forward portion in...
1. A general aviation class amphibious aircraft adapted to take off and land on water, comprising: a. at least one fuselage and a wing connected to the at least one fuselage;b. a power plant having a propeller, the power plant coupled to an aft portion of the at least one fuselage;c. a shroud surrounding the propeller; andd. at least two floats coupled to the wing, wherein each float comprises: i) a step that is located on a bottom surface of each float at a point that is forward of the location at which the bottom surface of the float intersects a line ...