Airplane Concept Will Carry Train Cars To Various Destinations

Airplane Concept Will Carry Train Cars To Various Destinations
Design

Swiss aircraft Clip-Air, could revolutionize the way we think of air to land transport.

Keerthana Jagadeesh
  • 14 june 2013

Switzerland’s École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL) is creating a new kind of aircraft called the Clip-Air that straps trains onto its wings and underside. It sounds bizarrely like baby monkeys clinging onto the underside of their mother but this aircraft involves a whole lot more technology and science.

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