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Investigation of novel vertical take-off and landing (VTOL) aircraft concept, designed for operations in urban areas

Objective

Principal objective of proposed project is computational and experimental investigation of novel concept of VTOL aircraft with nickname „Anuloid“ regarding its flight properties and flying qualities, and compare „Anuloid“ to helicopters, tilt rotor aircraft, or other VTOL aircraft concepts, in relation to potential utilization for transport missions in urban areas.

Field of science

  • /engineering and technology/mechanical engineering/vehicle engineering/aerospace engineering/aircraft/rotorcraft
  • /social sciences/social and economic geography/transport
  • /engineering and technology/mechanical engineering/vehicle engineering/aerospace engineering/aircraft

Call for proposal

FP7-AAT-2012-RTD-L0
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Funding Scheme

CP-FP - Small or medium-scale focused research project

Coordinator

POLITECNICO DI TORINO
Address
Corso Duca Degli Abruzzi 24
10129 Torino
Italy
Activity type
Higher or Secondary Education Establishments
EU contribution
€ 193 361
Administrative Contact
Marica Pertile (Dr.)

Participants (4)

UNIVERSITE PARIS NANTERRE
France
EU contribution
€ 96 660
Address
200 Avenue De La Republique
92001 Nanterre Cedex
Activity type
Higher or Secondary Education Establishments
Administrative Contact
Olivier Polit (Prof.)
TECHNISCHE UNIVERSITEIT DELFT
Netherlands
EU contribution
€ 79 278
Address
Stevinweg 1
2628 CN Delft
Activity type
Higher or Secondary Education Establishments
Administrative Contact
Martin Hoekstra
VYZKUMNY A ZKUSEBNI LETECKY USTAV AS
Czechia
EU contribution
€ 147 565
Address
Letnany Beranovych 130
19000 Praha 18
Activity type
Research Organisations
Administrative Contact
Pavlína Lobpreisová (Mrs.)
FESA SRO
Czechia
EU contribution
€ 61 060
Address
Belohorska 260 39
169 00 Praha
Activity type
Private for-profit entities (excluding Higher or Secondary Education Establishments)
Administrative Contact
Zdenek Janda (Mr.)