Video: White Genius at work: Netherlands: Flying-V – Scale model maiden flight

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[As always our people are thinking of moving to the next level. I love this plane design. Jan]

This summer, a team of researchers, engineers and a drone pilot of TU Delft traveled to an airbase in Germany for the first real test flight of the scaled flight model of the energy-efficient aircraft design called the Flying-V. The project was announced last year together with KLM. After a period of extensive wind tunnel testing and a series of ground tests in the Netherlands, it was time to perform the first flight and obtain an impression of the flight characteristics. The aircraft had a very successful maiden flight.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UMSiBCrvOj0

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