Vertical Spet: US Defence Launches Experimental Take-Off Plane

DARPA’s Vertical Takeoff and Landing Experimental Plane (VTOL X-Plane) program seeks to provide innovative cross-pollination between fixed-wing and rotary-wing technologies and by developing and integrating novel subsystems to enable radical improvements in vertical and cruising flight capabilities. In an important step toward that goal, DARPA has awarded the Phase 2 contract for VTOL X-Plane to Aurora Flight Sciences.
Source: DARPAtv
The Future of Aviation
Electric Airplanes
Flying Cars
Futuristic Airplane, DARPA, VTOL, X-Plane, Aurora Flight Systems, Aircraft, Vertical Takeoff and Landing Experimental Plane, The Future of Aviation

More Posts:

Aegis Parka Senses Polluted Air
Strive To Drive Safely? Intelligent Co-Pilot Safety System Will Help. (+VIDEO)
Futuristic Flying With AvA03 Resistance Concept Jet
Flexible Display Prototype Gadget From Samsung (+VIDEO)
A New Design Of Ion Engines Leads To More Efficient Drives For Space Missions
James Miller - Economics & The Technological Singularity
Big Bionic Ants Team Up To Move Objects
Is This The First Robot To Understand Emotions?
Self-Driving Golf Carts
The Darkest Material In The World Has Become Even Darker