VSR700 Makes First Tethered Hop

Credit: VSR700: Airbus
BERLIN—Airbus has completed the first flight of its VSR700 diesel-powered rotary-wing unmanned air system. The prototype VSR700’s first flight took place at Aix-en-Provence airfield in the south of France on Nov. 8. It performed several takeoffs and landings—the longest hop lasting 10 min.—the...

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