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Astro Aerospace Elroy

25 June 2018 || < 1 min read

Quick SummaryAstro Aerospace's Elroy is a short distance, all-electric multicopter, powered by 8 independent electric motors each with dual rotors. The Elroy has foreseeable uses in agriculture, recreation, and personal transportation. Having already completed many flight tests, reservations for the Elroy are available on its website.CompanyAstro Aerospace CEOProduct NameAstro Aerospace, based in Oxnard, CABruce BentElroyStage of Development Preliminary DesignPrototype BuildFlight TestingCertificationCommercially...

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Aurora XV-24A LightningStrike (Archived)

25 June 2018 || < 1 min read

Quick SummaryThe Aurora LightningStrike is being developed by Aurora Flight Sciences in Manassas, Virginia. The LightningStrike is a military variant of Aurora's VTOL projects.CompanyCEOProduct NameAurora Flight Sciences, based in Manassas, VA, USA.John LangfordXV-24A LightningStrikeStage of DevelopmentPreliminary DesignPrototype BuildFlight TestingCertificationCommercially OperatingTechnical DetailsAircraft Type: Intercity VTOL Powerplant: Undisclosed, hybrid electric Range: Undisclosed Top Speed: > 300 KCAS Propeller Configuration: 24 ducted fans...

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Autonomous Y6S

25 June 2018 || < 1 min read

Quick SummaryThe Autonomous Y6S is an eVTOL being developed in London by Martin Warner and his Autonomous Flight Team. The Y6S is proposed to make its first test flight in Q4 of 2018 and its first manned flight in 2019.CompanyCEOProduct NameAutonomous Flight, based in London, UKMartin WarnerY6SStage of DevelopmentPreliminary DesignPrototype BuildFlight TestingCertificationCommercially OperatingTechnical DetailsAircraft Type: Intercity VTOL, moveable wing Powerplant:...

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Skylys Airspeeder

25 June 2018 || < 1 min read

Quick SummaryAirspeeder AO is the first 100% electric and amphibious motorized vehicle without any visible engine system or propellers. The prototype has been conceived and handmade by the team of 20 PhDs, engineers and industrial designers from all over the world – France, Canada, Switzerland, Costa Rica, Dubai and the US. The company unveiled its prototype in December of 2019...

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Samad Starling Jet

25 June 2018 || < 1 min read

Quick SummaryThe Starling Jet is being designed and produced in by Samad Aerospace in Bedfordshire, United Kingdom. Samad Aerospace is fully electric and boasts the quiet performance and luxury of its concept.CompanyCEOProduct NameSamad Aerospace, located in Bedfordshire, UKDr. Seyed M. MohseniStarling JetStage of DevelopmentPreliminary DesignPrototype BuildFlight TestingCertificationCommercially OperatingTechnical DetailsAircraft Type: VTOL with Fixed Wing, Intercity Powerplant: Three electric jet engines fixed...

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Penn State University Blue Sparrow

25 June 2018 || < 1 min read

Quick SummaryThe Penn State University Blue Sparrow was a Phase 1 winner of the Boeing sponsored GoFly competition, receiving $20,000 to continue advancing their eVTOL design.Stage of DevelopmentPreliminary DesignPrototype BuildFlight TestingCertificationCommercially OperatingTechnical DetailsThe PSU team compiled a spec sheet for the Blue Sparrow:Aircraft Type: VTOL, no fixed wing Powerplant: battery-powered Range: at least 20 miles Top Speed: Unspecified Propeller Configuration: Y6 configuration,...

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PAVX

25 June 2018 || < 1 min read

Quick SummaryPAV-X designed this 12-propeller wingless eVTOL for the purpose of transporting individuals short distances or as a recreational vehicle. It features a large cockpit canopy with an impressive field of view, and was designed to rely on either an all-electric or hybrid-electric powerplant. PAV-X has since established itself as a new company under the name of Espirit Aeronautics and...

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Cartivator SkyDrive

25 June 2018 || < 1 min read

Quick SummaryThe Cartivator SkyDrive is being developed in Toyota, Japan, with a business base in Tokyo. The group is volunteer-oriented, utilizing donated equipment to pull together their flying car concept design.CompanyProduct NameCartivator, based in Tokyo, JapanSkyDriveStage of DevelopmentPreliminary DesignPrototype BuildFlight TestingCertificationCommercially OperatingTechnical DetailsAircraft Type: Intercity VTOL, no fixed wing Powerplant: Battery powered electric motor Range: Unspecified, but likely within intercity range Top...

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Aston Martin Volante Vision

25 June 2018 || < 1 min read

Quick SummaryThe Aston Martin Volante Vision is a four-rotored ducted fan eVTOL that can cruise at turboprop speeds at almost 30,000 feet - and features futuristic aerodynamic styling as well. The concept is likely over 10 years away from implementation, but is an acknowledgement of Aston Martin’s interest in establishment within the luxury segment of the aerial mobility industry.CompanyProduct NameSupervolant,...

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Pterodynamics Transwing

25 June 2018 || < 1 min read

Quick SummaryThe Pterodynamics Transwing is an eVTOl that utilizes a foldable wing to land in confined spaces. The wing then folds out for sustained and accelerated forward flight.CompanyCEOProduct NamePterodynamicsMatthew GraczykTranswingStage of DevelopmentPreliminary DesignPrototype BuildFlight TestingCertificationCommercially OperatingTechnical DetailsAircraft Type: Winged VTOL Powerplant: All-electric Range: 20 miles Top Speed: 70 knots Propeller Configuration: 4 tiltrotors Passenger/Payload Capacity: TBD Autonomy Level: Remote Pilot Controlled Dimensions: 2 ft wingspan, 2.8...

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SkyPod eVTOL

25 June 2018 || < 1 min read

Quick SummaryThe SkyPod eVTOL is being developed in New York City, NY, by SkyPod Aerospace Corporation.CompanyProduct NameSkypod, a NYC, NY, USA CorporationSkyPodStage of DevelopmentPreliminary DesignPrototype BuildFlight TestingCertificationCommercially OperatingTechnical DetailsAircraft Type: Wingless VTOL Powerplant: All-Electric Range: Undisclosed Top Speed: Undisclosed Propeller Configuration: 6 ducted propellers; two lateral propellers are more than twice the diameter of the ducts fore and aft Passenger/Payload Capacity: One Pilot; At least 5...

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Texas A&M University Harmony Aria

25 June 2018 || < 1 min read

Quick SummaryTexas A&M University Harmony's Aria was a winner of the Boeing sponsored GoFly competition Phase 1 and Phase 2. The Harmony team received $20,000 for winning Phase I and an additional $50,000 for winning Phase II. Team's Description The Aria is a high-TRL compact rotorcraft designed to minimize noise and maximize efficiency, safety, reliability, and flight experience. Stage of...

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Terrafugia TF-2

25 June 2018 || < 1 min read

Quick SummaryThe Terrafugia TF-2 is a cargo-carrying eVTOL that is modular, allowing for a cargo pod to be picked up from a fulfillment center and then dropped off on either a truck or the packages' final destination. Terrafugia was acquired by Geely in 2017 and is working towards a new prototype.CompanyCEOProduct NameTerrafugia - GeelyChao JingTF-2 Stage of DevelopmentPreliminary DesignPrototype BuildFlight...

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VerdeGo Aero

25 June 2018 || < 1 min read

Quick SummaryVerdego Aero originally formed to make its own eVTOL, but has now transitioned into creating customized propulsion systems for eVTOL aircraft of different kinds. Verdego is one of the only existing companies that creates custom IDEP (integrated distributed electric propulsion) systems for eVTOL OEM's, and is founded by Erik Lindbergh, grandson of Charles Lindbergh.CompanyCEOProduct NameVerdeGo, based in Daytona, FloridaErik...

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VRCO NeoXCraft

25 June 2018 || < 1 min read

Quick SummaryThe VRCO NeoXCraft is a four-rotored eVTOL being developed in the UK that targets certification completion in 2020 after a provisional first flight scheduled for 2019.CompanyCEOProduct NameVRCO, based in Infinity Park Derby, EnglandDan HayesNeoXCraftStage of DevelopmentPreliminary DesignPrototype BuildFlight TestingCertificationCommercially OperatingTechnical DetailsAircraft Type: Roadable VTOL Powerplant: All-electric Range: 75 miles Top Speed: 210 mph Propeller Configuration: Four propellers tilt vertically including its entire motor...

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