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This looks like a cute idea. My fear is that it would be like the Osprey and be a tricky bird to drive. We looked at various ways to gain a stable transition, but unless you have a third rotor you will have a handful in transition flight. The vectored thrust machines like the XF 35 are better to drive, at least from my perspective, and even they will eat you alive if you screw up even just a little. There are some great vids on vectored thrust crashes. The Osprey has been on the dirt many times for issues, and the Marine drivers are pretty skilled.
I am just not sold on a GA bird that transitions, it is just to tough to master. Cool concept. Your tax dollars at work.......
Way back in the day Cessna and Ercoupe (aka urpcoupe) made airplanes that were going to be for commuters.... you see them at your local GA airports. The C-150 is called "Commuter". Good luck with that....
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