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Description

FIG. 1 is a top, right front perspective view of an aircraft with the rotor nacelles facing forward;

FIG. 2 is a front elevational view of FIG. 1;

FIG. 3 is a right side elevational view of FIG. 1;

FIG. 4 is a left side elevational view of FIG. 1;

FIG. 5 is a top plan view of FIG. 1;

FIG. 6 is a bottom plan view of FIG. 1;

FIG. 7 is a top, right front perspective view of the aircraft with the rotor nacelles facing upward;

FIG. 8 is a front elevational view of FIG. 7;

FIG. 9 is a right side elevational view of FIG. 7;

FIG. 10 is a left side elevational view of FIG. 7;

FIG. 11 is a top plan view of FIG. 7; and,

FIG. 12 is a bottom plan view of FIG. 7.

The broken lines in the drawings illustrate portions of the aircraft that form no part of the claimed design.

Claims

The ornamental design for an aircraft, as shown and described.

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Patent History
Patent number: D857607
Type: Grant
Filed: Dec 7, 2017
Date of Patent: Aug 27, 2019
Assignee: Bell Helicopter Textron Inc. (Fort Worth, TX)
Inventors: Steven Ivans (Ponder, TX), Brent Ross (Flower Mound, TX), Nathan Wu (Irving, TX), Berlin Benfield (Grapevine, TX), Kendall Goodman (Southlake, TX)
Primary Examiner: Marissa J Cash
Application Number: 29/628,792
Classifications
Current U.S. Class: Vertical Takeoff Type (D12/326)