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  • Flying Solo: GoFly Advances Single-Passenger Air Mobility Solutions

    Flying Solo: GoFly Advances Single-Passenger Air Mobility Solutions
    By Nicolas Zart
    Vertiflite, May/June 2019

    GoFly has awarded five teams $50,000 each toward their efforts to develop personal flying devices.

    The $2M GoFly Prize competition has completed its second phase and has so far received more interest than ever...

  • GoFly

    GoFly Enters Phase II

    GoFly Enters Phase II

    By Kenneth I. Swartz

    Vertiflite, July/August 2018

    The goal of the GoFly Prize is to foster the development of safe, quiet, ultra-compact, near-VTOL personal flying devices capable of flying twenty miles while carrying a single person....

  • A mock-up of the Silverwing S1

    Silverwing S1

    S1
    Silverwing
    Delft, Netherlands
    www.flysilverwing.com

    The Silverwing S1 is an all electric Vertical Take-Off and Landing (VTOL) hoverbike and a Phase 1 winner of the GoFly competition.

    This device is a canard-wing configuration around a person in motorcycle-like orientation powered by two electric motors with ducted rotors. The aircraft is a ‘tail-lander’ and...