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Adaptive Rotors Aimed At Military’s Need For Better Rotorcraft
Operating experience in Iraq and Afghanistan is adding urgency to demands for dramatic improvements in rotorcraft technology. Briefing industry on their needs earlier this year, the U.S. armed services said they want improvements in performance, reliability, safety and survivability. Increased speed, payload and maneuverability are high on the list, along with reduced vibration, noise and cost.