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Vulture, the solar-powered airplane that will break all records
Washington, USA - Aurora Flight System, Boeing and Lockheed Martin in competition
DARPA, Defence Advanced Research Projects Agency, is going the ahead for the project of a record unmanned airplane, the Vulture, able to fly for five years (1286 days) without ever landing and ever being refuelled. Aurora Flight System, Boeing and Lockheed Martin are the three aeronautical industries to be in competition to develop within five years an airplane able to transport 5,000 kg of materials...
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