TechInnovation/Military – Bell wants to soup up tilt-rotor aircraft by adding jet engines (Popular Science)

for Popular Science: The latest concepts from aircraft-maker Bell, released on Monday, are hybrid flying machines that promise to take off and land like helicopters and then zoom around at high speeds like jets. The three new designs include a small, autonomous fighter-jet-like airplane that could land like a helicopter, pick someone up, and then whisk them away

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