Pipistrel Unveils eVTOL for Uber Slovenia’s Pipistrel has unveiled the electric vertical-takeoff-and-landing (eVTOL) design it is developing under its partnership with Uber’s Elevate aerial-ride-sharing initiative. The Model 801 has five seats, high wing, eight fans in shoulder-mounted canoes for lift and a tail-mounted propeller for propulsion. Tine Tomazic, CEO of Pipistrel Vertical Solutions, says the lift system is “totally integrated,” with doors that close ...

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