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If you have been following the world of eVTOL (Electric Vertical Take Off and Landing) flight you’ve probably heard of Airbus’ Vahana program. The uncrewed aircraft is powered by eight (8) rotors mounted symmetrically on two stub tilting wings.
Lockheed Martin has released a new video of their heavy lift CH-53K King Stallion helicopter. The clip purports to show the USMC helicopter flying in formation, and it does, just very briefly.
Bell Flight has released a new video featuring the networked and stealthy internal stores carrying capability of their entrant into the US Army’s Future Attack Reconnaissance Aircraft (FARA) program: the Bell 360 Invictus.
Aviation Podcast w/ Jon Ostrower, Editor-in-chief of The Air Current, about history & what went wrong at Boeing as they built the 737 MAX twin jet airplane.
Boeing was forced to postpone the first flight of their 777X aircraft from Paine Field near Seattle, 24 January 2020, due to strong unfavorable winds at the airport.
The first example of the US Navy version of BellBoeing’s tiltrotor, the CMV-22B Osprey, achieved its first flight on 21 January 2020, at Bell’s Amarillo Assembly Center, according to the company.