'18 wing-mounted motors' sounds anything but quiet or efficient but will make for cleaner, smoother rides due to Joby Aviation-NASA venture

NASA recently announced the ongoing testing of a next-gen aircraft which, with its 18 wing-mounted motors, stands to be 60 percent more efficient than similarly sized aircraft today.

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NASA Takes on Efficient Aircraft for Quieter SkiesNASA recently announced the ongoing testing of a next-gen aircraft which, with its 18 wing-mounted motors, stands to be 60 percent more efficient than similarly sized aircraft today.Learn more: https://www.psfk.com/2015/03/nasa-next-gen-aircraft-quieter-efficient-design-leaptech-esaero.html

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