Switchblade Updates

SPECIALTY TESTING – May 20, 2022

SPECIALTY TESTING – May 20, 2022

We are testing the cooling and acceleration in a variety of ways to insure maximal efficiency for take-off and flight. The shot above is from yesterday's test, on the taxi back after a successful...

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GETTING THE SCOOP – May 03, 2022

GETTING THE SCOOP – May 03, 2022

We have a larger scoop on one side that feeds the intercooler. This scoop moves air into the intercooler that cools the air that comes heated out of the turbocharger, before it goes into the engine....

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SPEED MOD – April 22, 2022

SPEED MOD – April 22, 2022

While waiting for a part to come in, our composites team is cleaning up the ducted fan inlet. We had two large composite parts join right along that lip, and the joint was not as clean as it should...

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EXCITING ROLL-OUT – April 14, 2022

EXCITING ROLL-OUT – April 14, 2022

After a safety briefing with the team, and final check over of the vehicle, we rolled the Switchblade flying car prototype out of the hangar, on its way to our first day of taxi testing. The weather...

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