Flight Testing

  • Aliptera APV-1 - 2 seat eVTOL or hybrid-electric aircraft, Canada.VTOL personal aircraft - USA

    Aliptera APV-1

    APV-1 AlipteraHamilton, Canadawww.aliptera.com

    Aliptera
    was founded by Dusan Stan and Alexandru Stan in Canada. Their goal is to create
    both cargo and small personal vertical and takeoff and landing (VTOL) aircraft.
    As of January 2020, they have a cargo VTOL, 1 passenger VTOL and 2 passenger
    VTOL. While little is stated on their website about the specifications of...

  • Aliptera ADR-1 personal eVTOL and hybrid-electric aircraft, Canada.

    Aliptera ADR-1 Dragon Rider

    ADR-1 Dragon RiderAlipteraHamilton, Canadawww.aliptera.com

    Aliptera was
    founded by Dusan Stan and Alexandru Stan in Canada. Their goal is to create
    both cargo and small personal VTOL aircraft. As of January 2020, they have a
    cargo VTOL, 1 passenger VTOL and 2 passenger VTOL. While little is stated on
    their website about the specifications of each aircraft;...

  • ALI Technologies Hover Bike

    Hover BikeA.L.I. Technologies, Inc.Minato City, Tokyo, Japanwww.ali.jp

    ALI Technologies is a small start-up company established in Sep. 2016 by a group of University of Tokyo student entrepreneurs developing drones. Komatsu Shūhei was named the company president in Feb. 2017 and now its chairman. Katano Daisuke was named president in Jul. 2018. Komatsu and...

  • A.L.I. Technologies Xturismo Limited Edition Speeder Hover Bike -on display at trade show- Tokyo Japan 2019

    ALI Technologies Xturismo

    Xturismo Limited EditionA.L.I. Technologies, Inc.Minato City, Tokyo, Japan www.ali.jp

    ALI Technologies is a small start-up company established in Sep. 2016 by a group of University of Tokyo student entrepreneurs developing drones. Komatsu Shūhei was named the company president in Feb. 2017 and now its chairman. Katano Daisuke was named president in Jul....

  • Aerial Vehicle Automation Winged X8 hybrid-electric VTOL in flight, USA.

    Aerial Vehicle Automation Winged X8

    Winged X8Aerial Vehicle AutomationSan Antonio, Texas, USAwww.avapropulsion.com

    Aerial
    Vehicle Automation was founded by David Gonzales II, CEO and Kyle Johnson in April
    2016. The company has raised $500,000.00 USD in investments and commitments
    from a former Chief Sales Officer from the internet services provider, Yahoo!
    Inc.

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  • Aerial Vehicle Automation X8 eVTOL multicopter, USA.

    Aerial Vehicle Automation X8

    X8Aerial Vehicle AutomationSan Antonio, Texas, USAwww.avapropulsion.com

    Aerial Vehicle Automation was founded by David Gonzales II, CEO and Kyle Johnson in April 2016. The company has raised $500,000.00 USD in investments and commitments from a former Chief Sales Officer from the internet services provider, Yahoo! Inc.

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  • Kitty Hawk eVTOL Heaviside photo released on October 3, 2019, USA.

    Kitty Hawk Heaviside

    HeavisideKitty Hawk CorporationMountain View, California, USAwww.kittyhawk.aero

    On October 3, 2019, Kitty Hawk revealed they’ve been secretly working for two years on a single-seat electric Vertical Take-Off and Landing (eVTOL) aircraft called Heaviside (HVSD). The aircraft was named after the English self-taught electrical engineer, mathematician, and...

  • Elroy Air cargo only, hybrid-electric VTOL flying, side view, USA.

    Elroy Air Chapparral

    Chapparral Elroy AirSan Francisco, California, USAwww.elroyair.com

    Elroy Air
    was founded in 2016 by Dave Merrill and Clint Cope in Novemer 2016 to explore aerial
    applications which could be serviced by a large UAV aircraft. According to
    Forbes magazine, Elroy Air by February 2019 had succeeded in raising at total
    of $9.2 million U.S. dollars and has a target date of 2020, to...

  • NEC Corporation eVTOL flying car testbed.

    NEC eVTOL Testbed

    eVTOL TestbedNEC CorporationAbiko, Chiba Prefecture, Japanwww.nec.com

    NEC Corporation has developed an electric Vertical Take-Off and Landing (eVTOL) testbed aircraft to help development autonomous management systems for eVTOL aircraft. NEC stated that the much larger eVTOL aircraft fly differently than small drones and they need a full-size eVTOL...

  • WatFly Atlas eVTOL aircraft, University of Waterloo, Canada.

    WatFly Atlas

    Atlas WatFlyUniversity of WaterlooWaterloo, Ontario, Canadawww.watfly.ca

    WatFly is a student design team at the University of Waterloo (Canada) and is making a one (1) passenger autonomous long-duration electric Vertical Take-Off and Landing (eVTOL) aircraft called the Atlas, is designed for personal urban air transit.

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