At PAL-V we are supporting the development of world’s first commercial flying car. The flying car is based on a three wheeled vehicle and a gyrocopter. The proof of concept has been test-flown in 2012 and currently the commercial version, the PAL-V Liberty, is in its final stages of development.
Sii Netherlands is supporting PAL-V with the following engineering activities:
•Rotor hub mechanism design;
•Control stick mechanism design;
•Primary structure stress analysis and weight saving activities;
•Development of hinges for the folding mechanism;
•Composite design of the rotor blades and propeller.
All activities also include certification data activities.