Technology centre works on aerospace ‘world first’
Coventry’s Manufacturing Technology Centre is playing a major role in a ground-breaking project to develop the world's first unmanned variable buoyancy-powered 'ultra-long' endurance aircraft.
The autonomously-controlled Phoenix aircraft has undergone successful test flights and the MTC says it has the potential to take the lead in the world development of pseudo-satellites.
Pseudo-satellites are able to fly, remotely-controlled or autonomously, at very high altitudes for long periods of time - often months.
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