October 17, 2022 A recap of Joby Aviation’s 2022 field trip
California-based Joby Aviation invited more than 100 guests to its Marina, California, facility on Oct. 13, 2022, for the company’s inaugural “field trip.”
September 28, 2022 Watch Lilium’s full transition from hover to wing-borne flight
Lilium said it has achieved full transition from hover to wing-borne flight on both the wings and canards using its eVTOL technology demonstrator.
September 1, 2022 Higher education
For the Summer issue of Vertical Valor we went behind the scenes with the US Air Force's 58th Special Operations Wing to learn what it takes to train MC-130, CV-22, and HH-60 crews.
August 29, 2022 Skyfly unveils new home-built eVTOL, production targeted in 2024
Skyfly has unveiled a new personal eVTOL aircraft, which it expects to be available for first deliveries in 2024 at a base price of £150,000 (US$180,000).
California based Opener made four piloted flights of its BlackFly ultralight eVTOL aircraft at the EAA AirVenture in Oshkosh, Wisconsin, in July.
Tim Woolmer, chief technology officer and founder of YASA and director of Evolito, talks about Evolito's journey toward all-electric flight.
EHang shared footage on July 22 of its two-seat EH216 eVTOL aircraft completing a demonstration flight tour across four cities in Japan.
California-based Archer Aviation shared a glimpse into the latest progress in its flight test program for the Maker eVTOL demonstrator aircraft.
China-based AutoFlight has shared footage of its latest full-scale proof-of-concept (POC) transition flight test on June 2.
China-based TCab Tech has released footage of its transition flight test using its half-scale E20 eVTOL demonstrator.
April 14, 2022 Watch Volocopter’s first hover flight test for its VoloCity pre-production eVTOL prototype
German-based eVTOL developer Volocopter has shared footage of its first hover flight test for the VoloCity eVTOL aircraft
March 14, 2022 VFS’s 4th annual The Quiet Electric VTOL Revolution panel
The Vertical Flight Society hosted its fourth annual panel discussion on The Quiet Electric VTOL Revolution on March 9 at HAI Heli-Expo in Dallas, Texas.
February 17, 2022 AutoFlight’s proof-of-concept transition flight test
AutoFlight has released footage of its transition flight test, in which the aircraft switches from vertical take-off to horizontal flight.
February 2, 2022 The physics of air ambulance rescue
The Travis County, Texas, STAR Flight team worked with a training consultant from Air Rescue Systems to develop a better understanding of the physics involved in air ambulance rescue.
January 27, 2022 AutoFlight executives discuss Prosperity I
Tian Yu, CEO and founder of AutoFlight, and Mark Henning, managing director of AutoFlight Europe, share more details about the Prosperity I eVTOL.
January 12, 2022 Bellwether’s free flight reveal of half-scale Volar eVTOL aircraft
U.K.-based Bellwether Industries has released footage of its first flight test with a half-scale prototype of its Volar eVTOL aircraft.
January 10, 2022 Wisk’s first off-runway autonomous flight with 4th-generation eVTOL
Wisk releases footage of its first off-runway autonomous flight with its fourth-generation eVTOL aircraft in May 2018.