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  • Aircraft configurations such as multirotor type drones and helicopters are removed from the acceptable aircraft configurations. That is, VTOL aircraft must have aerodynamic surface with sufficient area to generate lift, transit to the forward flight, and propulsive forces must dominantly act along the longitudinal axis of the aircraft during forward flight.

  • Rules for the 7th METU VTOL Competition are announced. They are subject to minor changes. Please follow the announcements frequently.

  • The competition is sponsored by the Boeing Company.