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Karem set to embark on new JMR-TD test phase

6th June 2019 - 16:00 GMT | by Tim Martin in London


Manufacturer Karem Aircraft is preparing to carry out ‘record tests’ later this year to verify a host of development-based items associated with the US Army’s JMR-TD programme.

Unlike other competitors involved in the air demonstration phase of JMR-TD, Karem has not been contracted to flight test a next-generation vehicle specifically, but rather tasked with maturing major components of the company’s Optimum Speed Tilt Rotor (OSTR).

The main goal of the work is to build and integrate a rotor system and nacelle before undertaking a full-scale powered ground test of the two, as a means for the US Army being

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Tim Martin


Tim Martin

Tim Martin is Air Editor for Shephard Media, based in Belfast. 

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