GB2376928B - Personal hoverplane having four tiltmotors - Google Patents

Personal hoverplane having four tiltmotors

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Publication number
GB2376928B
GB2376928B GB0111891A GB0111891A GB2376928B GB 2376928 B GB2376928 B GB 2376928B GB 0111891 A GB0111891 A GB 0111891A GB 0111891 A GB0111891 A GB 0111891A GB 2376928 B GB2376928 B GB 2376928B
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Prior art keywords
tiltmotors
hoverplane
personal
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GB0111891A
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GB2376928A (en
GB0111891D0 (en
Inventor
John Frederick Austen-Brown
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John Frederick Austen-Brown
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Priority to GB0111891A priority Critical patent/GB2376928B/en
Publication of GB0111891D0 publication Critical patent/GB0111891D0/en
Priority claimed from US10/201,979 external-priority patent/US6655631B2/en
Publication of GB2376928A publication Critical patent/GB2376928A/en
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    • BPERFORMING OPERATIONS; TRANSPORTING
    • B64AIRCRAFT; AVIATION; COSMONAUTICS
    • B64DEQUIPMENT FOR FITTING IN OR TO AIRCRAFT; FLYING SUITS; PARACHUTES; ARRANGEMENTS OR MOUNTING OF POWER PLANTS OR PROPULSION TRANSMISSIONS IN AIRCRAFT
    • B64D25/00Emergency apparatus or devices, not otherwise provided for
    • BPERFORMING OPERATIONS; TRANSPORTING
    • B64AIRCRAFT; AVIATION; COSMONAUTICS
    • B64CAEROPLANES; HELICOPTERS
    • B64C27/00Rotorcraft; Rotors peculiar thereto
    • B64C27/22Compound rotorcraft, i.e. aircraft using in flight the features of both aeroplane and rotorcraft
    • B64C27/28Compound rotorcraft, i.e. aircraft using in flight the features of both aeroplane and rotorcraft with forward-propulsion propellers pivotable to act as lifting rotors
    • BPERFORMING OPERATIONS; TRANSPORTING
    • B64AIRCRAFT; AVIATION; COSMONAUTICS
    • B64CAEROPLANES; HELICOPTERS
    • B64C29/00Aircraft capable of landing or taking-off vertically
    • B64C29/0008Aircraft capable of landing or taking-off vertically having its flight directional axis horizontal when grounded
    • B64C29/0016Aircraft capable of landing or taking-off vertically having its flight directional axis horizontal when grounded the lift during taking-off being created by free or ducted propellers or by blowers
    • B64C29/0033Aircraft capable of landing or taking-off vertically having its flight directional axis horizontal when grounded the lift during taking-off being created by free or ducted propellers or by blowers the propellers being tiltable relative to the fuselage
    • BPERFORMING OPERATIONS; TRANSPORTING
    • B64AIRCRAFT; AVIATION; COSMONAUTICS
    • B64DEQUIPMENT FOR FITTING IN OR TO AIRCRAFT; FLYING SUITS; PARACHUTES; ARRANGEMENTS OR MOUNTING OF POWER PLANTS OR PROPULSION TRANSMISSIONS IN AIRCRAFT
    • B64D27/00Arrangement or mounting of power plant in aircraft; Aircraft characterised thereby
    • B64D27/02Aircraft characterised by the type or position of power plant
    • B64D27/24Aircraft characterised by the type or position of power plant using steam, electricity, or spring force
    • YGENERAL TAGGING OF NEW TECHNOLOGICAL DEVELOPMENTS; GENERAL TAGGING OF CROSS-SECTIONAL TECHNOLOGIES SPANNING OVER SEVERAL SECTIONS OF THE IPC; TECHNICAL SUBJECTS COVERED BY FORMER USPC CROSS-REFERENCE ART COLLECTIONS [XRACs] AND DIGESTS
    • Y02TECHNOLOGIES OR APPLICATIONS FOR MITIGATION OR ADAPTATION AGAINST CLIMATE CHANGE
    • Y02TCLIMATE CHANGE MITIGATION TECHNOLOGIES RELATED TO TRANSPORTATION
    • Y02T50/00Aeronautics or air transport
    • Y02T50/60Efficient propulsion technologies, e.g. for aircraft
GB0111891A 2001-05-16 2001-05-16 Personal hoverplane having four tiltmotors Expired - Fee Related GB2376928B (en)

Priority Applications (1)

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GB0111891A GB2376928B (en) 2001-05-16 2001-05-16 Personal hoverplane having four tiltmotors

Applications Claiming Priority (2)

Application Number Priority Date Filing Date Title
GB0111891A GB2376928B (en) 2001-05-16 2001-05-16 Personal hoverplane having four tiltmotors
US10/201,979 US6655631B2 (en) 2000-07-28 2002-07-25 Personal hoverplane with four tiltmotors

Publications (3)

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GB0111891D0 GB0111891D0 (en) 2001-07-04
GB2376928A GB2376928A (en) 2002-12-31
GB2376928B true GB2376928B (en) 2003-04-30

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DE102006056356A1 (en) * 2006-11-29 2008-06-05 Airbus Deutschland Gmbh Drive device for aircraft, has energy converters which are attached for supplying drive unit with operating powers, where drive unit is attached for producing form feed using one operating power
EP1990275B1 (en) * 2007-05-11 2011-04-20 Hubert Antoine Coaxial contrarotating helicopter rotor
DE102012106869A1 (en) 2012-07-27 2014-01-30 Jonathan Hesselbarth Vertical airplane
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US11046446B2 (en) * 2017-03-02 2021-06-29 Bell Helicopter Textron Inc. Tiltrotor aircraft rotating proprotor assembly

Citations (2)

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US2814451A (en) * 1955-11-23 1957-11-26 Bell Aircraft Corp Convertible aircraft
GB935715A (en) * 1961-04-18 1963-09-04 Boeing Co Improvements in or relating to airplane for vertical and/or short take-off and landing

Patent Citations (2)

* Cited by examiner, † Cited by third party
Publication number Priority date Publication date Assignee Title
US2814451A (en) * 1955-11-23 1957-11-26 Bell Aircraft Corp Convertible aircraft
GB935715A (en) * 1961-04-18 1963-09-04 Boeing Co Improvements in or relating to airplane for vertical and/or short take-off and landing

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GB0111891D0 (en) 2001-07-04
GB2376928A (en) 2002-12-31

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Effective date: 20060516