For Reference below the full text of the Press Release and after that the European granted patent as well as the US Patent application. Also check out the Links at the Bottom of this post for our previous posts about Varialift
Mr A Handley is pleased to announce that protection of the Intellectual Property in the Varialift concept has been assured by the grant of the European Patent No 1591356.
Proof of concept.
The development and build of the proof of concept continues and it is hoped that a demonstration will be given in the coming year 2009 from April onwards.
All parties who may be interested in seeing the demonstration may register by email to alan at varialift dot com, Formal notices will be sent out giving the date and time and venue 30 days prior to any demonstration.
The European patent EP1591356 (B1)
EP1591356 (B1) - System for controlling the lift of an aircraft
United States Patent Application US20050236519 (A1) (alternative link at the US Patent Office)
US20050236519 (A1) - System for controlling the lift of an aircraft