XTI Aircraft Co., a Denver-based startup aircraft manufacturer, is hoping to build a hybrid-electric ducted-fan vertical-takeoff-and-landing (VTOL) business aircraft. It recently teamed with electric propulsion specialist Bye Aerospace to develop the TriFan 600. The aspiring planemaker has yet to raise the funding for the prototype or for certification, but CEO Bob LaBelle says there has been a “significant increase” in investor interest.  Formerly CEO of AgustaWestland ...


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