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They will likely combat drones by burning through their airframes.
Yet it is always possible that the airframe will be beset by problems, that the code required to fly the plane will take years to get right, and that new complications can emerge in the process.Russia’s new stealth fighter is a bargain worthy of a Bond villain|Rob Verger|July 22, 2021|Popular-Science
Unity’s rocket is limited in size – and therefore in power – by being enclosed in a sleek airframe.Richard Branson's Big Space D*ck Contest with Bezos is Reckless—and Potentially Deadly|Clive Irving|July 2, 2021|The Daily Beast
“Instead of building an interesting airframe and then trying to figure out how to put the battery into that aircraft, we started with the battery first and put things on top of it,” Kelekona said.This Drone Bus Will Carry 40 Passengers Between Cities for the Price of a Train Ticket|Vanessa Bates Ramirez|June 10, 2021|Singularity Hub
The impetus behind upgrading Elvis was finding a way to use the helicopter in riskier missions, including forest fire fighting, and expanding what the airframe could do.Elvis (the helicopter) is cheating death by becoming a drone|Kelsey Atherton|March 17, 2021|Popular-Science
Both a rocket engine with a temperamental record and an airframe of revolutionary design and construction had to be proved safe.Virgin Galactic’s Flight Path to Disaster: A Clash of High Risk and Hyperbole|Clive Irving|November 1, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The physical airframe of a drone is actually very simple and can built without much trouble.
The tests took place in a 1960s vintage Boeing 727 airframe.Passenger Flights Must Stop Carrying Lithium-Ion Batteries as Cargo|Clive Irving|May 5, 2014|DAILY BEAST
A metal airframe is designed to work as its own lightning conductor.