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Press Release: VFS Continues Record Growth, Exceeds 185 Corporate Members

Press Release: VFS Continues Record Growth, Exceeds 185 Corporate Members

  • 11 Apr 2023 08:23 AM
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The Vertical Flight Society (VFS), the world’s leading non-profit organization working to advance vertical flight, reports today that the explosive growth of world’s electric vertical takeoff and landing (eVTOL) aircraft — plus significant developments in military and civil rotorcraft — have continued to expand its membership. 

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Press Release: VFS Selects Angelo Collins as New Executive Director

Press Release: VFS Selects Angelo Collins as New Executive Director

  • 07 Mar 2023 05:00 PM
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The Vertical Flight Society (VFS), the world’s leading non-profit organization working to advance vertical flight, today announces the selection of Angelo N. Collins as its executive director, effective June 1, 2023. Outgoing Executive Director Mike Hirschberg, who has led the organization for 12 years, will be staying on staff in a supporting role as Director of Strategy. Collins will be only the seventh leader of VFS in its 80-year history.  

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Press Release: Vertical Flight Society Hosts Second Annual Hydrogen Symposium

Press Release: Vertical Flight Society Hosts Second Annual Hydrogen Symposium

  • 28 Feb 2023 03:05 PM
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Fairfax, Virginia, USA, Feb. 28, 2023 — The Vertical Flight Society (VFS), the world’s leading non-profit organization working to advance vertical flight, is holding its 2nd Annual H2-Aero Symposium on March 28-30, 2023, in Long Beach, California. This year’s event includes the SAE International airport fueling standards meeting, both of which are open for all conference attendees. Details can be found at www.vtol.org/h2symposium.

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Press Release: VFS Announces Spin-Off of H2eVTOL Council into HYSKY Society

Press Release: VFS Announces Spin-Off of H2eVTOL Council into HYSKY Society

  • 20 Jan 2023 09:25 AM
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The Vertical Flight Society is pleased to announce the spin-off of its highly successful H2eVTOL Council into its own independent nonprofit organization, the HYSKY Society. The VFS Hydrogen-Electric Vertical Takeoff and Landing (H2eVTOL) Council was formed in 2020 to promote the development and advancement of hydrogen fuel cell technology in electric aircraft, has grown to over 400 participants and has become a leading voice in the hydrogen-electric aviation community.

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Vertical Flight Society Continues Record Growth, Exceeds 180 Corporate Members

Vertical Flight Society Continues Record Growth, Exceeds 180 Corporate Members

  • 10 Jan 2023 08:19 AM
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The Vertical Flight Society (VFS), the world’s leading non-profit organization working to advance vertical flight, reports today that the explosive growth of world’s electric vertical takeoff and landing (eVTOL) aircraft — plus significant developments in military and civil rotorcraft — have continued to expand its membership. 

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Press Release: Vertical Flight Society’s H2-Aero Team Publishes “Multimodal Hydrogen Airport Hub”

Press Release: Vertical Flight Society’s H2-Aero Team Publishes “Multimodal Hydrogen Airport Hub”

  • 22 Dec 2022 12:16 PM
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The Vertical Flight Society (VFS), the world’s leading non-profit organization working to advance vertical flight, has published a groundbreaking whitepaper for multimodal hydrogen airport. The goal of the VFS H2-Aero whitepaper, “Multimodal Hydrogen Airport Hub,” is to propose a repeatable hydrogen hub for the airport, first with a ground vehicle fueling station, and later expanding to an airport-based hub supplying multiple modes of transportation.

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VFS Releases Report on Vertical Flight Workforce: “Diversity, Equity & Inclusion is Vital”

VFS Releases Report on Vertical Flight Workforce: “Diversity, Equity & Inclusion is Vital”

  • 11 Oct 2022 11:01 AM
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Fairfax, Virginia, Oct. 11, 2022 — The Vertical Flight Society (VFS) has today published the results of a groundbreaking study, “2022 Vertical Flight Workforce Report: Diversity, Equity & Inclusion is Vital.”

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AutoFlight launches in the US with two senior aviation industry-leading appointments

AutoFlight launches in the US with two senior aviation industry-leading appointments

  • 05 Oct 2022 07:04 AM
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AutoFlight launches in the US with two senior aviation industry-leading appointments 

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Press Release: VFS 6th Infrastructure Workshop Tackles Site Selection

Press Release: VFS 6th Infrastructure Workshop Tackles Site Selection

  • 30 Aug 2022 10:05 AM
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The Vertical Flight Society (VFS) is in the final stages of preparation for the latest in a series of highly successful workshops focused on advanced air mobility (AAM) infrastructure. The 6th Workshop on AAM Infrastructure will be held Sept. 20-22, 2022, in Dayton, Ohio, at the Marriott at the University of Dayton.

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VFS Announces Winners of the 39th Annual Student Design Competition

VFS Announces Winners of the 39th Annual Student Design Competition

  • 22 Aug 2022 04:06 PM
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Fairfax, Virginia, USA — The Vertical Flight Society (VFS) today announces the winners of its 39th Annual Student Design Competition: Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute took first place in the Graduate category and University of Maryland in the Undergraduate category.

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