TITLE

High-flyer

AUTHOR(S)
Pierce, Julia
PUB. DATE
November 2004
SOURCE
Engineer (00137758);11/19/2004, Vol. 293 Issue 7664, p9
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Provides information about the prototype of X-Hawk, a rotorless helicopter to be built by Urban Aeronautics in Israel. Design of the helicopter to fly amid skycrapers and land inside damaged buildings for use by emergency staff such as paramedics and firefighters; Completion of the piloted hover tests; Identification of the multi-channel flight control system and autostabilization systems.
ACCESSION #
15215214

 

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