Aircraft of the Future?
Seen in this photo are the environmentally-friendly aircraft designs submitted to NASA by
Boeing's design features a composite wing body inspired by the success of the X-48.
Northrop Grumman also chose to go with an aerodynamic flying wing design, one with four
Lockheed Martin’s proposal looks quite different, relying on a boxed wing design and
This supersonic aircraft is designed to reduce drag and the sonic shockwave signature.
Shown here is AMELIA (Advanced Model for Extreme Lift and Improved Aeroacoustics), an air
An artist's conception of a boxed- or joined-wing design. According to NASA, this design
The Double Bubble D8 is a design undergoing testing at MIT.
The design features low-swept wings and a wide fuselage.