TITLE

Flying car with six appeal

PUB. DATE
September 2002
SOURCE
Engineer (00137758);9/27/2002, Vol. 291 Issue 7612, p5
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on testing of a flying car in the U.S. Placing of a scale model of the six-seater through its paces in a wind tunnel by Moller International; Eventual payload capacity; Previous flight tests of the single-seater M600.
ACCESSION #
11438421

 

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