You could use an interrupter or synchronizer to enable at least guns toIshmael wrote: One problem is that weapon pods can't fire missiles/guns when the rotors are in the lowered position, so this will have an internal weapons bay, much like the F-22, with missile racks.
fire "through" the rotor blades, this was a rather common technology be-
fore jet fighters were introduced. However, it would probably not work
with missiles, their initial velocity after leaving the missile pod would al-
most certainly be too low for this.