Piloted

  • Bell Nexus 4EX eVTOL with hybrid-electric option, January 2020, USA.

    Bell Nexus 4EX

    Nexus 4EXBellFort Worth, Texas, USAwww.bellflight.com

    At the Consumer Electronics Show 2020, January 7-10, held in Las Vegas, Nevada, USA, Bell revealed a full-scale mock-up of their second Nexus urban air mobility (UAM) aircraft, called the Nexus 4EX (four ducted propellers, all electric, experimental).

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  • Hyundai Uber eVTOL aircraft 1 pilot, 4 passengers, front view - South Korea January 2020.

    Hyundai S-A1

    S-A1Hyundai Motor CompanySeoul, South Koreawww.hyundai.com

    On Jan. 6, 2020 during the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas, Nevada, USA, Uber and Hyundai Motor Company announced a new partnership to develop Uber Air Taxis for Uber's future aerial ride share network and Hyundai also unveiled their new full-scale electric vertical takeoff and landing...

  • Beta Technologies hangar, USA.

    Beta Technologies ALIA

    ALIABeta Technologies, Inc.South Burlington, Vermont, USAwww.beta.team

    Beta Technologies, founded by entrepreneur Kyle Clark, is developing an eVTOL aircraft. The company is one of several electric VTOL companies receiving funding from Martine Rothblatt’s United Therapeutics. Their first technology demonstrator is called the “Ava XC.” (Please note: The...

  • Skyworks Global eGyro all-electric gyrocopter, USA.

    Skyworks Global eGyro

    VertiJetSkyworks Global, Inc.Salt Lake City, Utah, USAwww.skyworks-global.com

    In 1986, Groen Brothers Aviation Inc. was founded and an acquisition of the company was started in December 2012 by Skyworks Global. On April 24, 2017, Groen Brothers was rebranded as Skyworks Global, Inc.

    The eGyro is a...

  • 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...

  • Fraundorfer Aeronautics multiple power source Tensor 6 seat gyrocopter flying over city, Germany, 2019.

    Fraundorfer Aeronautics Tensor

    TensorFraundorfer AeronauticsDonauworth, Germanywww.fraundorfer.aero

    Company founder and CEO Chrisoph Fraundorfer has been working on an advanced gyrocopter for the last 10 years with over 20,000 thousand labor hours using modern computational fluid dynamics analysis to optimize the rotor head and airframe.

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  • Fraundorfer Aeronautics multiple power source Tensor 600X 2 seat gyrocopter technology demonstrator, Germany, 2019.

    Fraundorfer Aeronautics Tensor 600X

    Tensor 600X Technology DemonstratorFraundorfer AeronauticsDonauworth, Germanywww.fraundorfer.aero

    Company founder and CEO Chrisoph Fraundorfer has been working on an advanced gyrocopter for the last 10 years with over 20,000 thousand labor hours using modern computational fluid dynamics analysis to optimize the rotor head and airframe.

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  • Volocopter's VoloCity eVTOL multicopter, taking off, Germany, 2019.

    Volocopter VoloCity

    VoloCityVolocopter GmbHBruschal, Germanywww.volocopter.com

    Volocopter GmbH was founded in 2011 in Karlsruhe, Germany by Alexander Zosel and Stephen Wolf with the intent of making an electric Vertical Take-Off and Landing (eVTOL) multicopter aircraft for fast and efficient urban travel. The company was known as “e-volo GmbH” until July 2017 and its name is...

  • Porsche Boeing eVTOL initial design cityscape, 10 October 2019, Germany-USA.

    Porsche (unnamed)

    UnnamedPorsche BoeingStuttgart, Germanywww.porsche.com

    On Oct. 10, 2019, Porsche and Boeing announced they signed a Memorandum of Understanding to explore the premium urban air mobility market and the extension of urban traffic into airspace. Porsche was founded on Apr. 25, 1931 in Stuttgart, Germany. The Porsche 2015 annual report showed €21.5 billion...

  • Baykar Cezeri eVTOL graphic, 2019. Turkey.

    Baykar Cezeri

    CezeriBaykar Istanbul, Istanbul, Turkeywww.baykarsavunma.com

    Established in 1984, Baykar is a defense, aerospace and technology company which manufactures large unmanned aerial vehicles, control systems, simulators and avionics systems. Baykar made Turkey’s first indigenous unmanned aerial vehicles (UAV).

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