Scaled Demos Low-Cost Manufacture With Model 401 Northrop Grumman subsidiary Scaled Composites has flown its latest experimental aircraft, the Model 401, built for an unspecified “proprietary customer” to demonstrate low-cost manufacturing techniques. Scaled says it has built two Model 401s, with identical outer mold line and performance, each powered by a 3,045-lb.-thrust Pratt & Whitney Canada JT15D-15D-5D turbofan. The single-seat aircraft, with a dorsal inlet, ...

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