NTSB Cites Component Failure In Joby eVTOL Prototytpe Crash

Joby Aviation N542AJ prototype
Credit: Bradley Wentzel/Joby Aviation
The Joby Aviation electric vertical-takeoff-and-landing (eVTOL) aircraft that crashed on Feb. 16 during a remotely piloted flight test experienced a component failure, according to the U.S. National Transportation Safety Board’s (NTSB) preliminary report. The experimental prototype, FAA registration...
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