Frontline Aerospace introduced their SkyFan cleansheet business jet at the corporate jet investors conference in London in January 2019. The press release includes quotes from several leading experts in aircraft design and implementation. SKyfan doubles the range of a business jet and delivers fuel economy at a $1/ nautical mile for 8 passengers.
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Frontline Aerospace’s Cnetriptial compressor patent was published by the USPTO. It’s critical value in gas turbine compression is improved specific power and fuel savings. It works by removing heat from the compression process thereby reducing the energy and work required to compress the air.
This patent application is for improving the system efficiency of parabolic trough collector fields. It works by capturing stray light that would have missed the collector tube due to plant age, array settling and misalignment. Overall the SkyCon product retrofit can improve plant efficiency byt 2-3%.
Startup’s Breakthrough Energy-Saving Technology Chosen for Prestigious Event BROOMFIELD, Colo. — October 30, 2015 Frontline Aerospace, a Colorado startup recently bucked venture financing trends by raising $2 million with no revenues, was chosen out of hundreds of applicants to present at the National Renewable Energy Lab’s 2015 Industry Growth Forum. The Forum selected Frontline to
Poised to enter billion-dollar market, Pre-revenue, pre-production startup bucks funding trends BROOMFIELD, Colo.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Bucking today’s over-cautious venture capital trends, Frontline Aerospace has raised $2 million to bring its new gas turbine engine efficiency technologies to market before producing products or booking sales. “The time is right to go-to-market with the performance products we’ve been developing
NEW COMPRESSOR TECHNOLOGY BY FRONTLINE AEROSPACE YIELDS >10% HEAT RATE IMPROVEMENT FOR THE ROLLS-ROYCE 501-K FAMILY
Houston, Texas 44th Turbomachinery Conference September 14th, 2015 – Frontline Aerospace announces a new bolt-on compressor retrofit technology for the Rolls-Royce (Allison) 501K that improves heat rate, increases power output and lowers emissions. See us at booth 2544. “Gas turbine compression has been neglected,” said Ryan Wood, Frontline’s CEO. “The OEMs do a good job
Broomfield, Colorado, September 29, 2014 – Today US Magistrate Judge Stephen C. Riedlinger, (US Federal Court Middle District of Louisiana) issued a judgment and opinion in Civil Action 3:10-cv-10-00297-SCR (International Mezzo Technologies vs. Frontline Aerospace, Inc.). “Despite the Judge taking nearly three years to rule after the bench trial, we are delighted with the ruling
FRONTLINE AEROSPACE GRANTED AERIAL VEHICLE PATENT — V-STAR — THE NEXT GENERATION OF DRONES IS FANCRAFT
Broomfield, Colorado, July 17, 2012 – Today the USPTO granted a patent to Frontline Aerospace for a Vertical Take-Off and Landing (VTOL) aerial vehicle (US 822,0737 B2). “The future of VTOL aircraft is what is called fancraft rather than rotorcraft, as seen in films like Avatar and The Avengers,” said Frontline CEO Ryan S. Wood.
Broomfield, Colorado, January 2011 — Ryan S. Wood, founder and CEO of Broomfield-based Frontline Aerospace, announced today that Ocean Tomo, an industry leader in providing intellectual property (IP) valuation, has valued Frontline’s IP as “most likely” worth $59 million for its gas turbine efficiency technology and V-STAR drone. “We are extremely pleased with the sophistication
Broomfield, Colorado, August 17, 2010 – Today the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office granted Frontline Aerospace and inventor Ryan S. Wood a patent titled: “Recuperator for Gas Turbine Engines.” “The patent embodies the marriage of a high performance compact heat exchanger with the Rolls-Royce Model 250 gas turbine family,” said Wood. “The key novelties are