Sep-Oct Vertiflite now available

Vertiflite Sep-Oct 2013 coverThe September-October 2013 issue of Vertiflite is now available!

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That's right -- we have all 60 years of the world's leading vertical flight technology magazine available online -- nearly 800 issues! Browse by year or search our comprehensive index of every Vertiflite article ever! All issues are available for download -- free for AHS Members!

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Featured In This Issue:
  • Commentary: Educating the Future
  • The Atlas Human Powered Helicopter: How We Won The AHS Sikorsky Prize
  • Parts Just Add Up: Additive Manufacturing is Advancing
  • Testers to Order: Test Services Provided by US Army AFTD
  • Paris Air Show Celebrates Its 50th Highlighting New Aircraft and New Product Plans
  • Golden Chinook: The CH-47 is Still Gaining Capabilities and Customers After 50 Years
  • Ray Prouty’s Column: A Tail Rotor Paradox
  • Book Review: Rotorcraft Aeromechanics
  • Leadership Profile: Marilyn Smith, Professor Georgia Institute of Technology
  • Reading the Journal for Fun and Profit
  • Singapore Conference Kicks Off New Chapter

Read these sample articles from this issue:

We have a proud legacy of educating and inspiring the next generation of vertical flight engineers and leaders, and we will continue to expand our role in educating the future with your support. Be part of it.

The winners of the AHS Igor I. Sikorsky Human Powered Helicopter Competition recount their quest to achieve what many considered an impossible goal in vertical flight design.