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Northrop Grumman X-47B

5,835 MentallyDistorted  14 days ago

The Northrop Grumman X-47B is a demonstration unmanned combat aerial vehicle (UCAV) designed for aircraft carrier-based operations. Developed by the American defense technology company Northrop Grumman, the X-47 project began as part of DARPA's J-UCAS program, and subsequently became part of the United States Navy's Unmanned Combat Air System Demonstration (UCAS-D) program. The X-47B is a tailless jet-powered blended-wing-body aircraft capable of semi-autonomous operation and aerial refueling.

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General Characteristics

  • Created On Windows
  • Wingspan 77.1ft (23.5m)
  • Length 49.3ft (15.0m)
  • Height 13.5ft (4.1m)
  • Empty Weight 33,974lbs (15,410kg)
  • Loaded Weight 51,733lbs (23,465kg)

Performance

  • Power/Weight Ratio 0.651
  • Wing Loading 60.9lbs/ft2 (297.3kg/m2)
  • Wing Area 849.7ft2 (78.9m2)
  • Drag Points 15514

Parts

  • Number of Parts 85
  • Control Surfaces 9
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    i forgot to attach tailhook, but hey, before ya take off, disable AG8 to disable the gyroscope, after few height you pass, you can enable AG8 or the gyroscope and focus to other task in your life, the plane will fly wihout any problem, help it with trim to maintain the height

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    @MentallyDistorted who needs tailhook anyway when u can retract gear when touching da smooth & tender surface ( ͡° ͜ʖ ͡°)

    5 days ago
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    @INDOMIEKARI go on, this X-47B are free to use.

    11 days ago
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    I will make it better

    11 days ago
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    @MarxismLeninismMaoism yaw goes boing boing

    14 days ago
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    hmmm, it flies good but lacks some mobility

    14 days ago
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    @LaylaSP1 thx :)

    14 days ago
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    1,545 LaylaSP1

    Good plane.

    14 days ago
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    @MAXRPM09764 a, im trying to add more the maneuverability, but the yaw will go crazy flat spin so, thank you for understanding me :), sorry the plane quite trash

    14 days ago
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    @MAXRPM09764 @Sergio666 thank you !!! :D

    +1 14 days ago
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    Excellent plane but lacks maneuverability Can you update it

    14 days ago