TITLE

Rotor system puts a safer spin on autogyros

AUTHOR(S)
Pierce, Julia
PUB. DATE
November 2002
SOURCE
Engineer (00137758);11/22/2002, Vol. 291 Issue 7616, p19
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that a Bristol University aviation specialist is looking to revolutionize business travel by producing an affordable, safe and efficient gyrocopter. Autogyros; Use of a propeller at the front or rear, attached to an engine, to thrust the aircraft forward; Ability of the blade to vary its angle to maintain lift and avoid loss of control.
ACCESSION #
8618100

 

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