Timeline

2018
April 30, 2018

First Flight of the Workhorse SureFly

First Flight of the Workhorse SureFly
First Flight of the Workhorse SureFly in Cincinnati, Ohio evtol.news/aircraft/workhorse/
February 6, 2018

First Public Flight of the EHang 184

Ehang 184 flight test
First Public Manned Flight of EHang 184 in Guangzhou City, China evtol.news/aircraft/ehang/
January 31, 2018

First Flight of the A³ Vahana

First Flight of the A³ Vahana
First Flight of the A³ Vahana in Pendleton, Oregon. evtol.news/aircraft/a3-by-airbus/
2017
November 1, 2017

First Flight of Kitty Hawk Cora

Cora First Flight
First Flight of Kitty Hawk Cora in Hollister, CA evtol.news/aircraft/kitty-hawk-cora/  
August 1, 2017

First Manned Flight of the Astro AA360 (Passenger Drone)

Passenger Drone first manned flight
First Manned Flight of the Astro AA360 in California. evtol.news/aircraft/passenger-drone/
August 1, 2017

First Manned Flight of Zee Aero Z-P2

First Manned Flight of Zee Aero Z-P2
First Manned Flight of Zee Aero Z-P2 in Hollister, California. evtol.news/aircraft/zee-aero/
May 1, 2017

First Flight of the Astro AA360 (Passenger Drone)

Passenger Drone flight
First Flight of the Astro AA360 in California. evtol.news/aircraft/passenger-drone/
April 20, 2017

First Flight of the Lilium Jet

LiliumJet first flight, April 2017
First Flight of the Lilium Jet nearby Munich, Germany. evtol.news/aircraft/lilium/
2016
September 13, 2016

First Flight of the Tier 1 Electric Robinson R44

Tier 1 in flight
First Flight of the Tier 1 in Los Alamitos, California. evtol.news/aircraft/tier-1-robinson-r44/
March 30, 2016

First Manned Flight of the Volocopter VC200

1st Manned VC200 flight
First Manned Flight of the Volocopter VC200 in Karlsruhe, Germany. evtol.news/aircraft/volocopter/  
February 17, 2016

First Flight of Aquinea Volta

First Volta Flight
First Flight of Aquinea Volta in Castelnaudary, France. evtol.news/aircraft/aquinea-volta/
2013
November 17, 2013

First Flight of Volocopter VC200

First Flight of Volocopter VC200
First Flight of Volocopter VC200 in Rheinstetten, Germany. evtol.news/aircraft/volocopter/
2011
December 1, 2011

First Flight of the Zee Aero Z-P2

First Flight of the Zee Aero Z-P2
First Flight of the Zee Aero Z-P2 in Hollister, California. evtol.news/aircraft/zee-aero/
October 21, 2011

First Flight of Volocopter VC1

Volocopter VC1 First Flight
First Flight of Volocopter VC1 in Karlsruhe, Germany. evtol.news/aircraft/volocopter-vc1-vc2/
October 11, 2011

First Flight of the SkyKar Rebel (Opener BlackFly) Prototype

First Flight of the SkyKar Rebel (Opener BlackFly) Prototype
First Flight of the SkyKar Rebel (Opener BlackFly) in Warkworth, Canada. evtol.news/aircraft/opener-blackfly/
August 4, 2011

First Flight of Solution F Helicopter

Video frame of the first free flight hover test (the appearance of four blades per rotor is an artifact of the video capture).
First Flight of the Solution F Helicopter in Venelles, France. evtol.news/aircraft/solution-f/