Charles H. Kaman has been a leading inventor and businessman in the helicopter industry for over 50 years.
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Nathan Kane received his PhD in Mechanical Engineering at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
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A team of Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) graduate students conquered a major challenge of high-capacity op
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