VFS Propulsion & Power Presentations Posted

The Vertical Flight Society held its quadrennial Propulsion and Power Technical Meeting at the Hampton Roads Convention Center in Hampton, ...
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New eVTOL Videos

The Vertical Flight Society recently added several eVTOL video interviews to its YouTube Channel: eVTOL News In-depth Interview: Opener BlackFly ...
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Karem Spin-Off is Overair

As reported previously, South Korean industrial giant Hanwha is investing $25M in a spin-off from Karem Aircraft, Inc. dedicated to ...
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Porsche Boeing eVTOL initial design cityscape, 10 October 2019, Germany-USA.

Boeing Partners with Porsche

Boeing announced Oct. 10 that it had signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with Volkswagen subsidiary Porsche to “explore the ...
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At Drone Week in Amsterdam Audi, Airbus and Italdesign are presenting for the first time a flying and driving prototype of “Pop.Up Next”. This innovative concept for a flying taxi combines a self-driving electric car with a passenger drone. In the first public test flight, the flight module accurately placed a passenger capsule on the ground module, which then drove from the test grounds autonomously. This is still a 1:4 scale model.

Audi Puts Hold on Airbus Pop.Up

According to Automotive News Europe on Oct. 14, Audi has stopped work on the Pop.Up multi-modal eVTOL concept — which ...
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eHang deliveries, China, 2019.

EHang Delivers

Chinese drone maker EHang delivered the first batch of “passenger grade” EHang 216 autonomous aerial vehicles (AAVs) in June, followed ...
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Boeing CAV Cargo Air Vehicle May 2019 - USA.

Boeing Moves Forward With CAV

On Oct. 3, Boeing NeXt announced that it had flown its Cargo Air Vehicle demonstrator outdoors up to 20 kt ...
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Kitty Hawk Heaviside in flight, USA, 2019.

Kitty Hawk Reveals Heaviside

On Oct. 3, Mountain View, California-based Kitty Hawk revealed it has been secretly working for two years on a single-seat, ...
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SkyDrive

Japanese flying car developer SkyDrive announced Sept. 30 that it secured $14M through third-party share issuance funding and subsidies, for ...
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Boeing and Safran invest in Electric Power Systems in 2019.

Boeing and Safran Fund EPS

Boeing and Safran have invested in Electric Power Systems (EPS), a company offering a suite of safe, certifiable and lightweight ...
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