JETcopter - next generation copter with innovative  propulsion system 

      USA design and utility patent  



Specification :


flying distance :  1000 km ( 620 miles ) 
speed :  300 km/h ( 186 mph )
       empty weight :   1000 kg  ( 2200 pounds )
power : 2 x 400 hp  (automotive motors)
capacity : 6-8 seats
propulsion system : 2 centrifugal counter rotating air turbines

safety : 2 installed parachutes 

Price : 350 000 $



early versions images

Engine  :


       
 2 x 400 hp  automotive with  duplicated fuel , cooling  , power supply systems .


 


 



Reliable and less mechanically complex 


no swash plates , no cyclic , no hydraulics , no clutch .








Take off :  helicopter mode or  plane mode
 fly as plane 













will be able to land at auto parking ,
will be able to maneuver safe between cars












powered by reliable automotive motors ,
may not need helicopter pilot licence 
much easier to pilot










Production costs ( compared with 6 place helicopter ) :

 rotors  -   70 %  cheaper 

carbon fiber fuselage - 50 % cheaper

 motors - 90 % cheaper







Operational costs

predicted 60-70 % lower than helicopter











Early versions




 better aerodynamics
better functionality











 equipped with 2 parachute life saving system 











fuselage all made from carbon fiber

                                         

                                           


















Tilt wings











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