The U.S. Marine Corps is partnering with the Air Force on its Agility Prime initiative to encourage development of the commercial eVTOL industry.
EHang is demonstrating use of its eVTOL aircraft for transport of medical supplies and personnel as part of China’s response to the coronavirus outbreak.
The startup Jump Aero aims to create a fast, agile eVTOL aircraft specifically for use by first responders traveling to the scenes of emergencies.
Elroy Air has revealed new details about the cargo handling system in its hybrid-electric Chaparral drone, designed for high-throughput aerial logistics.
EHang has announced plans to launch a sightseeing route in its home city of Guangzhou, China, using EHang 216 eVTOL aircraft.
Some eVTOL developers see opportunities for these aircraft to supplement, but not immediately replace, conventional helicopters for EMS.