The Week In Technology, Sept. 17-21, 2018

Credit: Comac
China’s Comac Tests Truss-Braced Wing China’s Comac has flown a subscale model of a truss-braced-wing (TBW) airliner as it evaluates potential configurations for future fuel-saving commercial aircraft. Flights of the 1/10th-scale, 5.2-m-span (17-ft.) electric-powered model follow July tests of a...

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