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An illustration of Nasa's GL-10 VTOL.

NASA’s Awesome Long-endurance VTOL UAS

The wizards at NASA’s Langley Research Center took a look at the current state of UAS and found two big problems: The flight time and range of electric multicopters is too short, and many fixed-wing UAS require extensive ground support for launch and recovery. With these challenges in mind, the team came up with two...