Flying at high speeds on a cushion of air, the Regent seaglider will be a much faster way to commute between cities and coastal communities.
The futuristic aircraft’s propulsion system dispenses with conventional propellers.
The Talyn system includes a drone and main aircraft, which can fly five people for 300 miles, or three times farther than most competitors.
Horizon Aircraft CEO says the emerging air-taxi sector needs rigorous safety protocols. An accident could set the industry back years.
Instead of chartering the entire helicopter for $10,000, FlyLindy will sell seats on trips between NYC, DC and Baltimore.
Beyond the demo, California aviation startup Joby had a good February, announcing a merger with a large investor and steps towards FAA certification.
Archer’s Maker eVTOL is part of a regional plan to connect much of Southern California by a network of electric air taxis.
The Y6SPlus can fly from lower Manhattan to JFK in eight minutes.
The startup’s prototype successfully completed its first flight in Slovakia last week.