Boeing

  • Boeing Cargo Aerial Vehicle

    Cargo Aerial Vehicle (CAV)
    The Boeing Company

    Boeing completed initial flight tests of an electric vertical-takeoff-and-landing (eVTOL) unmanned cargo aerial vehicle (CAV) prototype in 2017. The company says, "The innovative platform is designed to test and evolve Boeing’s autonomy technology for future aerospace vehicles."

    Boeing engineers designed and built the CAV prototype In less than three months. The vehicle stands 4 feet high and measures 15 by 18 feet,...

  • AHS Supports GoFly!

    Ready. Set. GoFly!

    Backed by Boeing, GoFly has kicked off its $2M competition to build a personal flying device that is safe, useful and thrilling.

    By Mike Hirschberg, AHS International Executive Director

    Vertiflite, Nov/Dec 2017

    On Sept. 26, Gwen Lighter, CEO of the GoFly Prize Group, LLC,...

  • VTOL Execs at Forum 73 Banquet

    AHS Commentary: Not Just Helicopters

    AHS Commentary: Not Just Helicopters

    By Mike Hirschberg, AHS International Executive Director

    Vertiflite Jul-Aug 2017

    At the Forum 73 Grand Awards Banquet, the leaders of the major rotorcraft manufacturers and Uber Technologies’ chief of product development talked about the future of vertical flight....