Search International and National Patent Collections

1. (WO2018204896) AIR VEHICLES

Pub. No.:    WO/2018/204896    International Application No.:    PCT/US2018/031264
Publication Date: Fri Nov 09 00:59:59 CET 2018 International Filing Date: Sat May 05 01:59:59 CEST 2018
IPC: B64B 1/58
Applicants: YAKUB, Andrew, X.
Inventors: YAKUB, Andrew, X.
Title: AIR VEHICLES
Abstract:
The zero carbon emission vehicle as disclosed herein may include a condenser for extracting fluid water from the atmosphere, an electrolyzer for generating hydrogen from the fluid water, and one or more deformable fluid-retaining chambers that couple thereto for selectively adjusting the buoyancy and altitude of the zero carbon emission vehicle in real-time, to maintain the air vehicle in flight substantially without needing to land and refuel the air vehicle. Solar panels provide the energy for the described systems, and the energy from the solar panels can be stored in the form of hydrogen gas which gives buoyancy to the air vehicle.