The Bell V-280 Valor Proves the Future of Vertical Lift is Now
In January, the Bell V-280 Valor reached its namesake cruising speed of 280 knots true airspeed.
Bell and the Valor Team continue to expand the flight envelope and prove its performance well beyond legacy rotorcraft. The V-280 Valor is ready, and the Future of Vertical Lift is now.
Bell V-280 flies autonomously for first time
Bell’s V-280 Valor tilt-rotor demonstrator flew autonomously for the first time Dec. 18 at Bell's facility in Arlington, Texas.
Bell set for historic demo of V-280 Tiltrotor
Bell is preparing to demonstrate the autonomous flight capability of its V-280 Valor advanced tiltrotor, under the US Army’s Joint Multi Role precursor to the Future Long-Range Assault Ai...