AirSpaceX Unveils Tiltwing eVTOL Detroit-based AirSpaceX has unveiled its initial electric vertical-takeoff-and-landing (eVTOL) air taxi design, which draws heavily on automotive technology and design. The startup plans to fly a demonstrator in late 2020 using available automotive electric motors, controllers, sensors and safety systems, although some improvement in battery technology will be required, says CEO Jon Rimanelli. “We have identified an electric vehicle architecture, ...


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