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Future Sikorsky HEX / VTOL Hybrid-Electric Systems

ANAHEIM, California, February 27, 2024 – Sikorsky, a Lockheed Martin company, unveiled its plan to build, test and fly a hybrid-electric vertical takeoff and landing demonstrator (HEX / VTOL) with a tilt-wing configuration. The design is the first in a series of large, next generation VTOL aircraft — ranging from more traditional helicopters to winged configurations Leer másFuture Sikorsky HEX / VTOL Hybrid-Electric Systems[…]

New Airbus PioneerLab based on H145 helicopter

Hamburg. — During the German National Aviation Conference in Hamburg, Airbus Helicopters unveiled the PioneerLab, its new twin-engine technology demonstrator based on the H145 platform. It complements Airbus’ range of FlightLabs and focuses on testing technologies that reduce helicopter emissions, increase autonomy and integrate bio-based materials. «With PioneerLab, we continue our ambitious strategy to test Leer másNew Airbus PioneerLab based on H145 helicopter[…]

Airbus unveils its DisruptiveLab helicopter

Toulouse, 30 November 2022 – Airbus used the occasion of its annual Summit to unveil its DisruptiveLab, a new flying laboratory designed to test technologies destined to improve aircraft performance and to reduce helicopters’ CO2 emissions. The DisruptiveLab will evaluate a new aerodynamic architecture intended to reduce fuel consumption, as well as pursuing the implementation of Leer másAirbus unveils its DisruptiveLab helicopter[…]

Airbus Helicopters prueba su sistema de back-up del motor (EBS)

Toulouse, 21 de septiembre de 2021 — Airbus Helicopters, en colaboración con la Autoridad de Aviación Civil francesa (DGAC), ha comenzado a probar en vuelo un sistema de back-up del motor (EBS) en su helicóptero Flightlab. El proyecto Engine Back-up System allana el camino hacia un futuro sistema de propulsión híbrido para helicópteros ligeros, al Leer másAirbus Helicopters prueba su sistema de back-up del motor (EBS)[…]

Clean Sky: rotor head del demostrador Airbus Helicopters RACER desarrollada por FURADO

Clean Sky: el demostrador RACER (Rapid and Cost-Effective Rotorcraft), de Airbus Helicopters, combina lo mejor del ala fija y el ala rotatoria hacia el desarrollo una nueva configuración de helicóptero que permitirá un vuelo más eficiente y veloz, a la vez que mantendrá las cualidades de despegue y aterrizaje vertical (VTOL).  Pero el RACER no Leer másClean Sky: rotor head del demostrador Airbus Helicopters RACER desarrollada por FURADO[…]

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