Lift + Cruise

  • Esprit Aeronautics Heavy Lift Cargo Utility Platform eVTOL concept for medevac use, United Kingdom.

    Esprit Aeronautics Heavy Lift Cargo Utility Platform

    Heavy Lift Cargo Utility PlatformEsprit Aeronautics LimitedCovent Garden, London, United Kingdomwww.espritaeronautics.com

    In October 2018, Esprit Aeronautics Limited was formed in the United Kingdom. Esprit Aeronautics Limited is developing both an electric and hybrid-electric Vertical Take-Off and Landing (VTOL) Heavy Lift Cargo Utility (HLCU) Platform and an electric and...

  • Pegasus Universal Aerospace Pegasus One Vertical Business Jet (VBJ-1), South Africa.

    Pegasus Universal Aerospace Vertical Business Jet

    Pegasus One Vertical Business Jet VBJ®Pegasus Universal AerospaceHoughton, Johannesburg, South Africawww.pegasusua.com

    Pegasus Universal Aerospace was founded in 2012 by Dr. Reza Mia to make a small private jet with Vertical Take-Off and Landing (VTOL) capability. The conceptual design work for the Pegasus Vertical Business Jet began in 2013. Pegasus...

  • Flyter PAK VTOL 420-120 flying, Russia.

    Flyter PAC VTOL 420-120

    PAC VTOL 420-120FlyterMoscow, Russia www.flyter.aero

    Flyter was founded by Chief Designer Yuri Solodovnikov on February 18, 2018 and has a team of a group of young aircraft designers and aviation oriented people. The company calls their aircraft a "universal aircraft" because it can take off and land as a multi-copter and fly along the route as a plane. The...

  • Flyter PAK VTOL 720-200, Russia.

    Flyter PAC VTOL 720-200

    PAC VTOL 720-200Flyter Moscow, Russia www.flyter.aero

    Flyter was founded by Chief Designer Yuri Solodovnikov on February 18, 2018 and has a team of a group of young aircraft designers and aviation oriented people. The company calls their aircraft a "universal aircraft" because it can take off and land as a multi-copter and fly along the route as a plane....

  • Jayu eVTOL Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), USA.

    Jayu

    JayuMassachusetts Institute of TechnologyCambridge, Massachusetts, USA(no website)

    Ben Sena & Soojae Jung, inventors of JAYU, are based at Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and have had a life-long interest in aviation.

    Little has been written on the Jaya electric Vertical and Take-Off and...

  • Esprit Aeronautics Limited Lancer ePAV United Kingdom.

    Esprit Aeronautics Lancer ePAV

    Lancer ePAVEsprit Aeronautics LimitedCovent Garden, London, United Kingdomwww.espritaeronautics.com

    In October 2018, Esprit Aeronautics Limited was formed in the United Kingdom. Esprit Aeronautics Limited is developing a one (1) passenger Vertical Take-Off and Landing (VTOL) aircraft called the Lancer ePAV (PAV = Personal Air Vehicle) which will have the...

  • Zuri hybrid-electric VTOL over forest Czech Republic - April 2019

    Zuri

    ZuriZuri SEPrague, Czech Republicwww.zuri.com

    In 2017, Czech entrepreneur Michal Illich began his start-up company and conceptualized an aircraft with wings using VTOL (Vertical Take-off and Landing) technology for take off and landing and a propellor for forward flight. As of April 2019, they are currently looking for funding and are hiring...

  • AutoflightX V600 sideview by Ian Frain 11 April 2019

    AutoFlightX V600

    V600AutoFlightX GmbHGilching, Germanywww.autoflightx.com

    AutoFlightX was founded in February of 2018 by CEO Tian Yu (formerly Yuneec International Electric Aviation) and AutoFlightX is dedicated to the development, production, sales and operation of electric vertical take-off and landing vehicles (eVTOLs). The company uses the aviation network of the Munich...

  • Acendance Atea hybrid-electric VTOL taking off from heli-port July 2019, France.

    Ascendance Flight Technologies Atea

    AteaAscendance Flight TechnologiesParis, Francewww.ascendance-ft.com

    Ascendance Flight Technologies was co-founded in January 2018 by four (4) former members of the E-Fan team from Airbus, Jean-Christophe Lambert (CEO), Benoit Ferran (CTO), Thibault Baldivia (Head of Operations) and Clement Dinel (Head of Propulsion). The E-Fan was one of the world’s first...

  • Gestalt Aeronauticals VTOL

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    Gestalt Aeronauticals, Ltd.
    New York, NY USA

    Gestalt Aeronauticals is developing a low-wing electric Vertical Take-Off and Landing (VTOL) that is hydrogen-powered, eschewing the limitations of batteries. The company is currently in a low profile mode.

    Their vehicle resembles a swept-wing fighter jet with twin rudders and a high stabilizer. It has a pusher propeller between the rudders. There is a fixed duct electric...