Leonardo to Flight Test Active Rotor Blade

Leonardo Helicopters, formerly AgustaWestland, has unveiled the active rotor blade it will flight test later this year under the UK’s £4.2 million ($5.5 million) Rotorcraft Technology Validation Project (RTVP II) to reduce vibration and noise. The blade has an active trailing-edge flap and active...

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