Archive | June 4, 2019

“KLM to fund development of fuel-efficient Flying-V plane”

KLM TU Delft Flying-V

https://edition.cnn.com/travel/article/klm-flying-v-plane-scli-intl/index.html

The development of a V-shaped, fuel-efficient airplane design known as the Flying-V is getting a boost with the announcement that Dutch national carrier KLM Royal Dutch Airlines will help to fund it.Intended to improve the sustainability of air travel, the Flying-V was conceived by Justus Benad, then a student at the Technical University of Berlin, and developed by researchers at Delft University of Technology in the Netherlands, also known as TU Delft.

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