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VTOL RPVs—A Technology Assessment

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Well proven VTOL approaches and concepts, other than the helicopter, are available to permit development of RPVs necessary to meet requirements of the military. Such RPVs can be built today, with low risk and with high confidence.

Document Type: Research Article


Publication date: October 1, 1976

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  • The Journal of the American Helicopter Society is the world's only scientific journal dedicated to vertical flight technology. It is a peer-reviewed technical journal published quarterly by AHS International and presents innovative papers covering the state-of-the-art in all disciplines of rotorcraft design, research and development. (Please note that AHS members receive significant discounts on articles and subscriptions.)

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