Electric/Batteries

  • DragonAir Airboard 1

    Airboard 1

    DragonAir

    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...

  • Piasecki PA-890

    PA-890

    Piasecki Aircraft

    Essington, Pennsylvania, USA

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  • AutoGyro eCavalon

    eCavalon
    AutoGyro GmbH
    Hildesheim, Germany
    www.auto-gyro.com

    The AutoGyro eCavalon is an electric Short Take-Off and Landing (eSTOL) prototype of the Cavalon autogyro aircraft.

    The eCavalon has a single main rotor and a Siemens 107 Hp (80 kW) electric motor with a rear mounted three-bladed pusher propeller. The battery pack is composed of Kokam prismatic cells and currently has an endurance of 30 minutes. It can carry two passengers. It has tri-cycle wheeled landing...

  • Jetson Aero Speeder

    Speeder
    Jetson Aero
    Poznan, Poland

    The Jetson Speeder is a one-man piloted electric Vertical Take-Off and Landing (VTOL) hoverbike that has carried out manned test flights, first in Tuscany, Italy, and then in Poznan, Poland. The company was founded in October 2017.

    The Speeder is a proof of concept construct with an aluminum frame and eight 18 hp (13.4 kW) electric motors and propellers vertically stacked in pairs in an H configuration. The pilot sits in the open...

  • Beta Technologies Ava XC

    Ava XC
    Beta Technologies
    South Burlington, VT, USA
    www.beta.team

    Beta Technologies, founded by entrepreneur Kyle Clark, is developing an eVTOL aircraft; the technology demonstrator is dubbed the "Ava XC." The company is one of several electric VTOL companies receiving funding from Martine Rothblatt's United Therapeutics.

    Although eVTOL.news had reported on articles in Fall 2018, Beta truly unveiled its vehicle, in Jan. 2019. Details on the technology...

  • Voyzon Aerospace e-VOTO

    e-VOTO

    Voyzon Aerospace

    Bangalore, India

    www.evoto.in

     

    The Voyzon Aerospace E-VOTO is an all-electric vectored thrust Vertical Take-Off and Landing vehicle.

    The E-VOTO has eight tilting propellers using a distributed electric propulsion system. Its fixed overhead gull wings make it 8 m wide and 4 m long. Its gross weight without passengers is 500 kg. It includes a parachute and airbags. The vehicle can be flown autonomously or semi-autonomously. It carries two...

  • LIFT Hexa

    Hexa

    LIFT Aircraft

    Austin, Texas

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