Boeing Patents Commercial Tiltrotor

Bridging the gap between its vertical-lift and civil-airliner businesses, Boeing has been granted a U.S. patent that claims to overcome some of the shortcomings of tiltrotors for commercial operations. The patent (number 9,475, 585, application filed in June 2014) shows an aircraft with a low wing...
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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