Opener president Ben Diachun is moving into the CEO position as the company works to bring its BlackFly personal eVTOL to market.
The student engineering team Silverwing has revealed its full-size S1 personal eVTOL aircraft for the $1 million GoFly Prize final fly-off.
The $2 million GoFly competition for personal flying devices is set to award its remaining $1.6 million in prizes at a final fly-off in February.
The award for outstanding contribution to the advancement of light aircraft design recognizes Leng’s innovative work on the BlackFly personal eVTOL.
Can’t make it to EAA AirVenture Oshkosh this week? Here are some of the electric and hybrid-electric highlights from the show.
Opener and EAA announced the donation on the first day of EAA AirVenture Oshkosh 2019, where the BlackFly will appear outside the Innovation Showcase.