Joby Begins Final Assembly Of Partially Conforming Aircraft

The fuselage of the first aircraft to be produced on Joby’s pilot manufacturing line in Marina, Calif., heads into a large autoclave to be post cured at a precise temperature and pressure.

Credit: Joby Aviation
Joby Aviation announced that it has begun final assembly of its first partially-conforming S4 electric vertical takeoff and landing (eVTOL) air taxi. The aircraft is one of four prototypes that Joby has said it plans to build this year, all of which will be used either for certification flight...
Ben Goldstein

Based in Boston, Ben covers advanced air mobility and is managing editor of Aviation Week Network’s AAM Report.

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