NASA Seeks Ideas To Widen Use of VTOL UAVs

Multicopter small UAVs are popular because of their ease of use, but their payload and performance capabilities are limited. So NASA is seeking input on the technical barriers to greater use of larger vertical-takeoff-and-landing (VTOL) UAVs for civil missions. Responses to the request for...
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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