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CAAC accepts EHang Air Operator Certificate applications

EHang Holdings Limited today announced that the Civil Aviation Administration of China (CAAC) has formally accepted the Air Operator Certificate applications submitted by Guangdong EHang General Aviation Co Ltd, the company’s wholly-owned subsidiary specializing in […]

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FI 2024: Global Sky signs pre-order for 15 VoltAero Cassio eVTOLs

Global Sky has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with VoltAero for the pre-order of 15 Cassio aircraft, becoming a candidate launch customer in Southeast Asia for VoltAero’s family of electric-hybrid airplanes. “The agreement was […]

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FI 2024: Supernal debuts S-A2, initial flight planned for 2025

Supernal LLC, Hyundai Motor Group’s Advanced Air Mobility (AAM) company, is displaying its full-scale electric vertical takeoff and landing (eVTOL) vehicle product concept S-A2 at this year’s Farnborough Air Show and sharing its progress toward launching […]

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FI 2024: Vertical Aerospace “starts powered ground tests of its latest eVTOL”

Vertical Aerospace today announced that testing on its most advanced eVTOL aircraft, unveiled last week, has started with initial powered ground tests, including propeller balancing, successfully complete. Propeller balancing and spinning tests measure weight distribution of […]

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FI 2024: Skyports, Wisk Aero to develop AAM network with mayors in South East Queensland

Skyports Infrastructure and Wisk Aero are expanding their partnership to identify an Entry-into-Service (EIS) network for Wisk’s autonomous Generation 6 aircraft in the South East Queensland (SEQ) region of Australia. “The latest agreement builds on […]

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XPENG AEROHT, Guangzhou Development Zone partner to build eVTOL factory

XPENG AEROHT and Guangzhou Development Zone sign an investment cooperation agreement to build the world’s first large-scale flying car factory with modern assembly lines. https://x.com/XPENG_AEROHT have signed an investment cooperation agreement to build the world’s […]

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Dovetail selects Siemens Xcelerator to design zero emission retrofits for commercial aircraft

Dovetail Electric Aviation (Dovetail) has selected the Siemens Xcelerator portfolio of software to design zero emission, battery and hydrogen-electric propulsion systems for commercial aircraft. The propulsion systems will be retrofitted into legacy airplanes used by […]

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Meeting the many challenges of eVTOL electrical connectivity

Matt McAlonis is Engineering Fellow, Aerospace at TE Connectivity What are the main technical challenges to developing connectivity and electrical systems for electric vertical take-off and landing (eVTOL) aircraft? Safety is above all else the […]