Background: The „double bubble“ future aircraft design concept is created by the research team led by the Massachusetts Institute of Technology for an 18-month NASA’s research effort to visualize the passenger airplanes of the future.
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Double Bubble 4
This is the NASA/MIT design of the next generation airliner that will use 70% less fuel. The design here was created by illustrator Don Foley and printed on a WanHao Duplicator 4. The 3D design was created in Lightwave 3D 11.6, the STL file was imported into Simplify 3D for printer settings and slicing and output as an .X3G file and sent to the printer. For more info go to www.donfoley.com
(Quelle: Youtube / Don Foley)