World’s Biggest Aircraft: Airlander 10

The Word’s Biggest Aircraft is Airlander 10. It is a 300 feet long.
Airlander 10
Part blimp, part plane, part helicopter of Airlander 10 was originally created by British design company Hybrid Air Vehicles for military surveillance by the U.S. Army.
world's lagest aircraft
This giant aircraft is named as Airlander 10 because it can carry weight of 10 tons, It is made of a bespoke fabric of carbon fiber, kevlar and mylar, while the pressure of the helium inside maintains the aircraft’s shape.
To lift this giant aircraft Airlander 10 from the ground it uses 325 horsepower V8 diesel engines, that power the propellers; the cockpit is designed for one pilot and one observer.
Airlander cockpit
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Worlds longest Aircraft Airlander 10
Hope you like the info-graphic made by Graphic News on Airlander Hybrid Air Vehicle specifications, parts and flight capabilities.

Vinodh Reddy is an Editor-in-chief of ME Mechanical. He holds Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) degree in Mechanical Engineering from BITS-Pilani. He also writes for and EduGeneral.

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  • o it’s very nice

    majeed Sep 13, 2016 3:55 pm Reply

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