The preliminary design for the Mamba

University of Kansas
Lawrence, Kansas, USA

The Mamba is a hexcopter emphasizing safety, certifiability, and performance. Shrouded rotors and a tilting empennage are incorporated. On June 14, 2018, it was selected as a Phase 1 winner of the GoFly competition.

Photograph by Mike Yoder
Photograph by Mike Yoder


KansasGoFlyHover Bikes/DevicesInitial Design1 PassengerElectric/Batteries, Piloted