Questo blog non rappresenta una testata giornalistica, pertanto non può considerarsi un prodotto editoriale ai sensi della legge n. 62 del 7.03.2001.
venerdì 2 giugno 2006
The Blended Wing Body
Cosa stanno facendo gli Americani?
Blended-wing body concept: http://oea.larc.nasa.gov/PAIS/BWB.html
[The design is called the Blended Wing Body (BWB). The BWB is a hybrid shape that mainly resembles a flying wing, but also incorporates some features of a conventional airliner. The futuristic airframe is a unique merger of efficient high-lift wings and a wide airfoil-shaped body, causing the entire aircraft to generate lift and minimize drag, thereby increasing fuel economy. Passenger and cargo areas are located within the center body portion of the aircraft...]