Wisk is pursuing development of a larger eVTOL air taxi to succeed its two-seat Cora, and has identified a city for the launch of its operations in the U.S.
Vermont-based eVTOL startup Beta Technologies is ready for advanced flight testing with its new Alia aircraft, unveiled on June 12.
Venture capital (VC) firms see strong potential in the eVTOL space, with many spotting increased opportunities for the platforms in the post-COVID-19 world.
The utility sector is a growing area of focus for eVTOL companies, with some developing immediate plans and others looking to the future.
Pyka co-founder Michael Norcia is betting on electric short take-off and landing airplanes, not eVTOLs, for the near-term future of urban air mobility.
Japan’s SkyDrive is betting that its compact, two-person eVTOL will be an ideal fit for air taxi operations within dense urban environments.