Nov 18, 2015

Aurora Flight Sciences 3D Printed UAV with Jet Power




Project description:
Aurora Flight Sciences, a Virginia-based manufacturer specializing in advanced UAV systems, is pushing the envelope of UAV design by teaming up with Stratasys to create the world’s first jet-powered, 3D printed aircraft.
Using 80% 3D printed parts, the UAV is composed of Stratasys’ ULTEM™ 9085 lightweight material to achieve flight speeds of over 150 Mph. The high-speed system boasts an impressive 9 ft wingspan and weighs in at only 33 lbs.



Press release with much more information:

http://www.aurora.aero/wp-content/uploads/2015/11/SSYS_News_2015_11_9_Stratasys_Corporate.pdf