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PLC28 / service helicopter


Powerline control in the year 2028:
PLC28 is a helicopter specifically designed for the control and maintenance of power lines in the year 2028. For the working team consisting of a pilot and a technician it is very important to be able to establish eye contact during the whole working period. Together they are a well-trained team to perform these tasks. We designed the PLC28 with the aim to bring the positioning of both occupants to perfection while creating a safe platform for the technician outside the helicopter. With PLC28 it is now possible to complete all tasks concerning power lines within one flight instead of separated work flights.


Hochschule für Gestaltung

Hochschule für Gestaltung
Schwäbisch Gmünd
Schwäbisch Gmünd, Germany

Felix Schumacher,
Hochschule für Gestaltung

Lino Lehner,
Hochschule für Gestaltung