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Jetson Aero Takes Over Tuscany’s Breathtaking Hills in Awesome New Footage
Jetson Aero Takes Over Tuscany’s Breathtaking Hills in Awesome New Footage

20 Apr 2022, 02:33 UTC / The revolutionary electric private jet turns heads once again. This time, it gives us a glimpse of the stunning hills of Tuscany

 
Lilium’s High-Speed eVTOL Jet Takes Final Steps Toward Certification
Lilium’s High-Speed eVTOL Jet Takes Final Steps Toward Certification

14 Apr 2022, 04:38 UTC / Lilium claims to be a revolutionary high-speed aircraft that can take off and land vertically, and it's gearing up for official certification

 
New Cargo eVTOL Concept From CycloTech and Yamato Boasts Unique Design and Features
New Cargo eVTOL Concept From CycloTech and Yamato Boasts Unique Design and Features

13 Apr 2022, 13:55 UTC / A new concept of cargo eVTOL aircraft was recently unveiled by CycloTech and Yamato, one that uses the former's innovative CycloRotor propulsion system

 
Wisk and Skyports Join Forces for Autonomous Air Taxi Operations in the U.S.
Wisk and Skyports Join Forces for Autonomous Air Taxi Operations in the U.S.

13 Apr 2022, 05:15 UTC / The two partners have released a first-of-its-kind Concept of Operations for the integration of self-flying eVTOLs and vertiports

 
Air Taxis Soon to Fly Over Bali, as a Chinese eVTOL Manufacturer Scores Its Largest Order
Air Taxis Soon to Fly Over Bali, as a Chinese eVTOL Manufacturer Scores Its Largest Order

12 Apr 2022, 04:56 UTC / It won't be long before we start taking air taxis for sightseeing in some of the world's most exotic places, and this recent collaboration proves it

 
This Future Californian Air Taxi Will Be Made of Advanced Carbon Fiber
This Future Californian Air Taxi Will Be Made of Advanced Carbon Fiber

11 Apr 2022, 03:55 UTC / Sustainability goes hand in hand with emissions-free operations and this electric aircraft that's being developed in Palo Alto proves it

 
USAF to Start Operating Single-Seat Amphibious Aircraft With an Open Cockpit
USAF to Start Operating Single-Seat Amphibious Aircraft With an Open Cockpit

11 Apr 2022, 02:14 UTC / Personal flying cars are not just for private entertainment - the U.S. Army is betting on this multi-rotor aircraft that can be flown by anyone anytime

 
Software for the New Swiss Hybrid eVTOL With Tilt-Wing Design to Be Developed in Canada
Software for the New Swiss Hybrid eVTOL With Tilt-Wing Design to Be Developed in Canada

8 Apr 2022, 03:25 UTC / The modern tilt-wing concept is drawing from the Canadian legacy, ready to revolutionize air travel with a 630-mile range and high speed

 
Lilium Kicks Off High-Speed Flight Tests for Its Future eVTOL Jet
Lilium Kicks Off High-Speed Flight Tests for Its Future eVTOL Jet

6 Apr 2022, 04:23 UTC / A luxury electric private jet that can take off and land vertically is on the way. The manufacturer is conducting advanced flight tests in Spain

 
SkyPak Flying Backpack Takes Off, an 80 Lb eVTOL With 12 Motors and 6 Pairs of Propellers
SkyPak Flying Backpack Takes Off, an 80 Lb eVTOL With 12 Motors and 6 Pairs of Propellers

5 Apr 2022, 08:00 UTC / Ascend Dynamics' SkyPak flying backpack is an eVTOL aircraft waiting to take off. It uses 12 brushless DC motors and six pairs of rotors

 
Vertical Aerospace Sells 500 eVTOLs in Less Than a Year, Confirming Its Leading Position
Vertical Aerospace Sells 500 eVTOLs in Less Than a Year, Confirming Its Leading Position

30 Mar 2022, 03:51 UTC / This eVTOL with fighter jet-inspired avionics is now officially the most successful on the market, with sales adding up to more than $2 billion

 
Joby's Second Pre-Production Air Taxi Prototype Gets Back in the Sky for More Test Flights
Joby's Second Pre-Production Air Taxi Prototype Gets Back in the Sky for More Test Flights

25 Mar 2022, 09:25 UTC / California-based transportation company Joby Aviation resumes flight testing of its second pre-production air taxi prototype at its Marina facility

 
Volocopter 2X eVTOL Carries Out First Crewed Flight in France, Is a Success
Volocopter 2X eVTOL Carries Out First Crewed Flight in France, Is a Success

24 Mar 2022, 17:55 UTC / Volocopter has reached a significant milestone: its 2X full-scale prototype has successfully performed its first crewed flights in France

 
Major Players in the UAM Sector Join Forces to Pave the Way for UK Air Taxi Operations
Major Players in the UAM Sector Join Forces to Pave the Way for UK Air Taxi Operations

24 Mar 2022, 08:20 UTC / Big names in the aviation industry are working together as the UK Air Mobility Consortium, to accelerate the launch of air taxi operations

 
Air Greenland to Operate What Claims to Be the Safest and Most Advanced eVTOL
Air Greenland to Operate What Claims to Be the Safest and Most Advanced eVTOL

23 Mar 2022, 07:36 UTC / Greenland is in desperate need for zero-emissions transportation, to tackle the impact of climate change, and this eVTOL promises to be up for the job

 
Suzuki Joins the Flying Car Race, Will Develop an Innovative Two-Seater in Japan
Suzuki Joins the Flying Car Race, Will Develop an Innovative Two-Seater in Japan

23 Mar 2022, 04:08 UTC / Suzuki has joined forces with an air mobility startup that has built the world's smallest eVTOL and that's developing a pioneering Japanese flying car

 
Eve Partners With Sustainable Electricity Provider for Future Air Taxi Operations
Eve Partners With Sustainable Electricity Provider for Future Air Taxi Operations

22 Mar 2022, 06:50 UTC / Spain's most sustainable electricity company becomes the latest investor to join the companies that are supporting Eve Air Mobility's future operations

 
Joby Marks New Milestone in Getting Its Air Taxi Certified, No eVTOL Crash Can Stop It
Joby Marks New Milestone in Getting Its Air Taxi Certified, No eVTOL Crash Can Stop It

17 Mar 2022, 13:53 UTC / Despite last month's setback when one of its eVTOL aircraft prototypes crashed, Joby is still ahead of schedule with getting its air carrier certificate

 
Jetson One, the Electric Flying Car of Tomorrow Delivered Today
Jetson One, the Electric Flying Car of Tomorrow Delivered Today

15 Mar 2022, 08:47 UTC / Jetson Aero says it’s not out to revolutionize urban mobility or fight for climate change, but it will deliver a jetski for the sky that proves “anyone can fly”

 
U.S. Air Force Completes First Crewed Flight of ALIA eVTOL Aircraft
U.S. Air Force Completes First Crewed Flight of ALIA eVTOL Aircraft

15 Mar 2022, 01:23 UTC / The U.S. Air Force pilots Hank "Hog" Griffiths and Maj. Jonathan Appleby have successfully flown BETA Technologies' ALIA eVTOL for the first time