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.
Airspace around the French capital may never be the same.
With its winged design, Vertical Aerospace’s VA-X1 eVTOL has a faster cruise speed of 150 mph and longer range than most competitors.
While automation is inevitable, it will take time and FAA certification before flying an aircraft involves pushing a button and taking off. But aviation experts say it’s coming.