Vectored Thrust

  • MyDraco

    MyDraco
    MyDraco, LLC
    Kyiv, Ukrane
    www.mydra.co

    MyDraco, LLC has designed the MyDraco, a vertical thrust Vertical Take-Off and Landing (VTOL) vehicle with a fixed wing for two passengers.

    The MyDraco has a fuselage with low fixed wing starting at the nose connects at its wingtips to a broad high wing/stabilizer above the rudder aft. Each wing and stabilizer has a pair...

  • Sabrewing RHAEGAL UAS

    RHAEGAL
    Sabrewing Aircraft Company
    Camarillo, CA, USA
    www.sabrewing.com

    The Sabrewing RHAEGAL UAS is a fixed-wing, vector thrust gas-electric hybrid Vertical Take-Off and Landing Vehicle (VTOL).

    The RHAEGAL is similar to the Sabrewing DRACO-2 prototype with a fixed-wing and eight propellers in a co-axial formation in four rotating ducts forward of the wing and at the...

  • Beta Technologies Ava XC

    Ava XC
    Beta Technologies
    South Burlington, Vermont, 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...

  • 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...

  • Kronstadt Air Taxi

    Air Taxi
    Kronstadt Technologies
    Saint-Petersburg, Russia
    www.iala-aism.org/organisation/kronshtadt-technologies-jsc

     

    The Kronstadt Air Taxi or City Taxi is a Vertical Take-Off and Landing (VTOL), vector thrust, fixed wing vehicle with tilt propellers to be used for short term urban mobility travel.

    The Air Taxi uses an all-composite air-frame with fixed wings...

  • CollaborativeBee Mini-Bee

    Mini-Bee
    CollaborativeBee
    France
    www.collaborativebee.com

    The Mini-Bee is a collaborative project producing a piloted ten rotor Vertical Take-Off and Landing (VTOL) fixed-wing aircraft to be used primarily for medical evacuation.

    The Mini-Bee is 6 m long with six static inboard vertical propellers and four tilting rotors at the tips of forward and aft fixed wings. A...

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    Vision VTOL

    Vision VTOL

    The Waters Trust

    U.S.A.

    www.visionvtol.weebly.com

     

    The Waters Trust Vision VTOL is a tiltrotor electric Vertical Take-Off and Landing (eVTOL) prototype quadcopter.

    Vision’s use a sailplane fuselage and cockpit design for aerodynamics. It has no control surfaces. It has eight electric motors, four to turn fore and aft sets of propellers and...

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    Joby Lotus (defunct)

    Lotus
    Joby Aviation
    Santa Cruz, California, USA
    www.JobyAviation.com

    The Joby Aviation Lotus was designed in partnership with NASA to be demonstrate that a Vertical Take-Off and Landing (VTOL) aircraft would be able to achieve a 24-hour flight endurance. It was a scaled demonstrator and received the 2018 Vertical Flight Society's Paul E. Haueter Award.

    The Lotus was...

  • Moller Skycar 200 mockup

    Moller Skycar M200

    Moller Skycar M200
    Moller International / Freedom Motors
    Dixon, CA, USA
    moller.com
    freedom-motors.com

    The Moller Skycar M200 was the first in a series of two, four and six passenger Vertical Take-Off and Landing (VTOL) commuter aircraft.

    The M200 had two rear tilting ducted engines and two inline fixed vertical engines forward of its passengers. It employed ethanol...