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  1. R

    wohoo! work on laws is on its way!

    think every one will dig into the first topic here: https://youtu.be/nKI2InhHDcM :p
  2. S

    NASA's PRANDTL-D Flying Wing - No Vertical Surfaces With No Control Problems

    Albion H. Bowers - Chief Scientist at the NASA Armstrong Flight Research Center https://www.nasa.gov/centers/armstrong/about/biographies/management/bowers.html He discovered that some of the fundamental assumptions made about the best way to design a wing are wrong. He’s been doing flight...
  3. flyingsquirrelRC

    AD-1 Oblique Wing

    You guys should make the AD-1 Oblique Wing NASA experimental plane. I am not sure if it would scale down well, but you could probably freak out your friends ("DUDE U JUST DESTROYED YOUR WING!"), then laugh as it keeps flying. ;) Peter I think this is right up your alley. Feel free to add...
  4. B

    Bi-directional plane challenge

    I think the Flitetest crew could fly this well before NASA does. http://www.gizmag.com/rotating-bi-directional-flying-wing-design/23982/ Regards, Brent
  5. F

    What does Josh think of NASA using his Bixler for a VTOL design

    Was on you tube (one of my favorite time wasters) and found this video from NASA AMES flight test center of a modded Bixler (with four motors) that is VTOL. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fOJ8TWYUedA I am just curious what Josh thinks about this and whether he has ever considered doing...