Star

Sikorsky's X2 Technology Breaks Aircraft Speed Records

By: manzil - Published: • References: sikorsky & jalopnik
Sikorsky's X2 Technology has unofficially achieved a speed of 258 mph, which breaks the current record of 249 mph set in 1986 by the Westfield LYNX ZBX-500.

The Sikorsky X2 Technology is a triple-bladed experimental aircraft with an ability to travel long distances at high speeds. The helicopter also features counter-rotating rigid rotor blades, active vibration control, an integrated auxiliary propulsion system and fly-by-wire flight controls.

Siroksky is Stratford-based company that designs and manufactures helicopters. Stats for Hypersonic Helicopters Trending: Older & Average
Traction: 10,141 clicks in 219 w
Interest: 4 minutes
Concept: Sikrosky X2
Related: 52 examples / 40 photos
Segment: Males, 18-35
Comparison Set: 19 similar articles, including: virtual fantasy aircrafts, burlesque aircrafts, and one-man aircrafts.