List of VTOL aircraft

Summary

This is a list of fixed-wing aircraft capable of vertical take-off and landing arranged under manufacturer. The list excludes helicopters, including compound helicopters and gyrocopters, because they are assumed to have this capability.

For more detail on subtypes of VTOL, see List of tiltrotor aircraft.

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U.S. Army Doak 16/VZ-4DA

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  • Garrett STAMP (vectored thrust)
  • Grumman Future Attack Air Vehicle
  • Grumman Nutcracker (tilt-fuselage[1])

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  • Trek Aerospace Dragonfly (ducted fans)

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  • Zhuchenko Vertoplan (tiltwing)

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Popular Science". Retrieved 2013-09-25.
  2. ^ http://www.robertcmason.com/textdocs/GermanVSTOLFighters.pdf[bare URL PDF]
  3. ^ Choi, Charles Q. (2010-01-19). "Electric Icarus: NASA Designs a One-Man Stealth Plane". Scientific American. Retrieved 2009-01-22.

External linksEdit

  • Flying platforms
  • Gizmagazines' PAV aircraft
  • Horizontal or Vertical Take-off or Landing (HOVTOL) Reference US Patent 5,890,441