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Tag: Future Avionics

The New Far-Out Fliers of NASA’s Famed X-Plane Program

The X-planes are a series of experimental US aircraft and rockets, used to test and evaluate new technologies and aerodynamic concepts. These X-planes have been developed and flown in the Mojave desert for seven decades. NASA is now building the future of flight, like an all electric plane and a quieter supersonic jet. WIRED made …

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PatentYogi: Supersonic Roller Coaster-cum-Aircraft patented by an Airbus Group Company

Paul Allen is the less known of the two Microsoft founders and he (Vulcan Inc) has been working on a project called Stratolaunch which will be the world ‘s largest aircraft once completed. The idea is to Stratolaunch be used for launching rockets with satellites from Stratolaunch The European Aeronautic Defence and Space Company has …

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Design Records: Aerospace Windowless Aircraft

A futuristic concept for travelers. A credit to a UK company : The Centre for Process Innovation (CPI) for designing an aircraft interior equipped with ultra-thin and ultralight panels showing images from outside the plane.  

IEEE Spectrum: Humanoid Robot Learning to Fly Real Airplanes

Korean scientists have succeeded in designing a robot that can fly an airplane almost as good as a human pilot. The robot called Pibot use a combination of flight data and visual data. And can gly a regular airliner in a flight Simulator. Some parts of the flight will be even better when the robot …

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