BAE Betting On Heavylift Multicopter Development

Credit: BAE Systems/Malloy
LONDON—BAE Systems has teamed up with UK uncrewed air system developer Malloy Aeronautics to develop a heavy lift multicopter for the littoral mission. The two companies see the proposed T-650 all-electric lithium-ion battery-powered multicopter—capable of carrying a payload of up to 300 kg (661 lb...
Tony Osborne

Based in London, Tony covers European defense programs. Prior to joining Aviation Week in November 2012, Tony was at Shephard Media Group where he was deputy editor for Rotorhub and Defence Helicopter magazines.

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