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Bell atomic-powered VTOL transport

Michel Van

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mmmh Atomic Helicopter...

i wonder how the engine works,
a Nuclear reactor heat water to steam how drive turbines, who connected to the rotors ?
 

Jemiba

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A gearbox, as used in a "conventional" gasturbine driven heli ? ???
 

Stargazer2006

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The designation of that project was D-1007, by the way. I have the date 1960 associated to it, although it could be a little earlier.
 
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