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Frontline Aerospace Completes Wind Tunnel Tests At Naval Research Labs

Broomfield, Colorado, December 9, 2008 – Frontline Aerospace, Inc., announced that its breakthrough unmanned aircraft known as V-STAR has successfully completed wind tunnel tests at the Naval Research Laboratory (NRL) in Washington, DC. “This is an important milestone in developing next-generation unmanned aerial vehicles (UAV) for tactical military and civilian missions,” said Frontline founder and

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Frontline Aerospace Invited To Showcase V-STAR Design

Broomfield, Colorado, October 5, 2008 — Frontline Aerospace, Inc., has accepted an invitation to present V-STAR technology to the American Helicopter Society (AHS) at the International Specialist’s Meeting on Unmanned Rotorcraft Systems to be held in January 2009 in Phoenix, Arizona. “V-STAR is advancing state-of-the-art Unmanned Aerial Systems (UAS) – from wing-morphing to breakthrough improvements

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V-STAR Tactical UAV — Engineering TV

August 5, 2008 — The V-STAR unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) offers next-generation solutions for frontline military logistics and related multi-role endurance missions. Providing commanders with a VTOL-Swift Tactical Aerial Resource – V-STAR provides vertical take-off and landing (VTOL), transitioning to fixed-wing flight and able to reach mission areas up to three times faster than helicopters.

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VTOL UAV To Become The Humvee Of The Sky

Sunday, June 29, 2008 Frontline Aerospace, Inc., unveiled at AUVSI 2008 a new vertical take-off and landing (VTOL) aircraft configuration called V-STAR. The company is implementing this design concept in a new unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) system, associated with the MicroFire gas turbine fuel-efficiency technology also developed by the company. The system is extracting heat

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Half-Scale V-STAR Could Fly Next Year

June 23, 2008 — A half-scale demonstrator of a ducted fan vertical take-off and landing unmanned air vehicle called the VTOL Swift Tactical Aerial Resource (V-STAR) could be flying next year, according to its developer. Design Intended to Resupply Troops on Battlefield Using two Rolls-Royce Model 250 series II C20B turboshaft engines, a diamond box

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VTOL Battlefield Resupply UAV Could Fly By 2009

Tuesday, June 17, 2008 A half-scale demonstrator of a ducted fan vertical take-off and landing (VTOL) unmanned air vehicle (UAV) called the VTOL Swift Tactical Aerial Resource (VSTAR) could be flying next year. The developer, Frontline Aerospace, says the aircraft “is intended to resupply troops on the battlefield with ammunition, water and food, with a

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