Tilt-wing aircraft | Article about tilt-wing aircraft by The Free Dictionary
An aircraft in which both hover flight and conventional forward flight are possible by tilting the wing through 90° while keeping the fuselage horizontal. See convertiplane
and tilt rotor
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The service spent five years and $113.7 minion to develop a tilt-wing aircraft
manufactured by Bell Aircraft.
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, CH-47 helicopter, or possibly a Humvee truck.