Sikorsky Sees Missions For Rotor Blown Wing VTOL UAS

Believing a long-range vertical-takeoff-and-landing (VTOL) unmanned aircraft could play a key role in anti-access/aerial-denial (A2/AD) operations, Sikorsky is continuing to study the configuration proposed for DARPA’s VTOL X-Plane program. The Rotor Blown Wing (RBW) concept was not selected for the...
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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