Before their eyes the plane once more set itself for vertical takeoff.
Then he realized that the approaching machine was simply a vertical takeoff and landing aircraft.
"I've been involved in vertical takeoff and landing all my life," Yoeli says.
"With vertical takeoffs and landings, it won't be too risky," said Joe.
The work relating to vertical takeoff and landing techniques was also invaluable.
This condition is recognizable when coming to a hover following a vertical takeoff.
It was equipped with 4 small swivelling jets for vertical takeoff and landing.
With the lever back, the nozzles point downward for vertical takeoff or landing.
Intelligence provided the latest in research from the British, the leaders in the vertical takeoff and landing aircraft.
Full vertical takeoff is theoretically feasible, but would require additional modifications and means of control.