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IPFS News Link • Transportation: Air Travel

Designing A Self Propelling Ionic Thrust Wing

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In a continuing pursuit to create a new generation of airplane flight, i've shifted away from dedicated ionic thrusters, and toward something much more integrated. Now may be the time for ionic thrust airfoils - wings which create thrust themselves, without any moving parts. I went through several iterations, and finally have something that while not perfect, is a great starting point.