Drag-Reducing Microvanes Finally Make It To The C-130 Hercules Fleet

Credit: Lockheed Martin
Startup Metro Aerospace has delivered the first shipsets of drag-reducing microvanes for the Lockheed Martin C-130 Hercules to the Royal Canadian Air Force, which should complete installation of the aerodynamic devices on its C-130J fleet in June. Adhesively bonded onto the upswept aft fuselage on...
Graham Warwick

Graham leads Aviation Week's coverage of technology, focusing on engineering and technology across the aerospace industry, with a special focus on identifying technologies of strategic importance to aviation, aerospace and defense.

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