Airboard 1 & 2
Panama City Beach, Florida
DragonAir’s Airboard 1 is a one person electric Vertical Take-Off and Landing (eVTOL) hoverbike that is part of the GoFly competition.
Airboard 1 has eight sets of vertical tractor and pusher propellers in an open number sign (#) configuration. There are eight long landing skis. The pilot stands and has two large “ski pole” controls. There is no cockpit.
Video confirms there has been at least one manned test flight reaching a height of several feet for approximately one minute.
On March 26, 2019, it was selected for completing Phase II of the GoFly challenge.