PTERA flies at Edwards Air Force Base

Area-I delivered a PTERA-Baseline air-frame to NASA Armstrong in October 2014. A year later in October 15, Area-I personnel traveled to Edwards Airforce Base to lead the initial flight tests and train NASA...

ALTIUS in the News

Area-I’s ALTIUS has been featured in several publications now that the project has become public. Follow the links below to learn more: Jane’s 18-May-2017 National Defense Magazine May-2017 UAS Vision May-2017 National Defense...
PTERA Spanwise Adaptive Wing Project Unveiled

PTERA Spanwise Adaptive Wing Project Unveiled

Area-I is working with NASA engineers from Armstrong, Langley and Glenn in addition to Boeing on research to investigate the effects of articulating wings on aircraft performance using advanced actuators. PTERA (Prototype-Technology Evaluation Research Aircraft) is...
PTERA on NASA Spinoff and OCT

PTERA on NASA Spinoff and OCT

NASA Spinoff and OCT published an article about the life of PTERA and how the modular airframe can be used meet researcher’s needs.  Click Here for a link to the...