AgustaWestland Next Generation Tilt Rotor

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AgustaWestland has announced they intend to commence test flights of their Next Generation Tilt Rotor in 2021. This is a follow on from the none seat AW609 and will be able to accommodate 20 passengers, flying at a cruise speed of 300 knots.

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Unlike the 609, the NGTR features a tilting rotor mechanism, leaving the engine in the same position.

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