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Tiltwing: NASA Six-Passenger UAM Reference Vehicle


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Downloads: 267
Uploaded by: Siena Whiteside
File size: 2633 kilobytes
VSP Version: 3.X
License: Public Domain

File ID# 541
Manufacuter N/A (NASA Design)
Model Six-Passenger UAM Reference Vehicle, v1
Units Feet
Description This model represents the first iteration of the NASA six-passenger tiltwing reference vehicle for Urban Air Mobility. The design of the vehicle is described in a Technical Memorandum available at https://ntrs.nasa.gov/citations/20210017971. The model may be used as a basis for public observation and analyses. This model was created by NASA ARMD’s RVLT Project; questions can be directed to siena.k.whiteside@nasa.gov.
Source Quality

1 - The source material used to create this model was Definitive. This means the VSP model is the definition of the vehicle or part (it was built from the model or the model is the best source of infromation available).

Model Suitability
  • 1 - Build a display model
  • 1 - Cartoon or Pretty Picture
  • 2 - OML for wetted areas/drag buildup
  • 2 - Accurate OML for detailed aerodynamic analysis or CFD
  • 3 - Weight and balance
  • 3 - Structures
  • 4 - Check internal layout/volume
Tags airplane , vtol , rotary wing

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