How the next generation of supersonic commercial aircraft took to the skies

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In the two decades following the Concorde’s last journey, the quest for supersonic commercial flight has reignited with the emergence of the Boom Supersonic XB-1. This aircraft, dubbed “Baby Boom,” represents a significant leap towards the return of faster-than-sound air travel. Its first major tests took place at the Mojave Air & Space Airport in California, marking a pivotal moment in aviation history.

CycloTech Raises 20 Million Euros for Revolutionary Aviation Propulsion System

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In a landmark move for aviation technology, CycloTech, an Austrian pioneer in innovative flight propulsion technology, has announced a successful 20 million Euro investment, marking a significant milestone in the development of its groundbreaking propulsion system. This investment, contributed by Breeze Invest and Konos Holding, underscores the industry’s confidence in CycloTech’s vision and its potential to redefine the future of air mobility.

What percentage of people may use flying cars and Evtols in the future ?

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The future of urban air mobility, particularly with electric Vertical Takeoff and Landing (eVTOL) vehicles and flying cars, is on the brink of transforming transportation as we know it. Enthusiasm for this technology is not unfounded, given the rapid advancements in battery technology and electric propulsion systems, as well as increasing interest from companies and governments worldwide.

Evtols and the current state of self-direction

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The current state of self-direction, or autonomous navigation, in eVTOLs is a fascinating convergence of aerospace engineering, robotics, and artificial intelligence (AI). The promise of autonomous eVTOLs is not just a reduction in urban congestion but a fundamental change in how we perceive distance and personal mobility.

Legislation Paving Way for Flying Cars in the US

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Legislative bodies across the US are actively working to facilitate the registration and licensing of roadable aircraft in all 50 states. Leading this innovative field are two US companies, Samson Sky and Alef, along with two European contenders, Pal-V and Klein. These companies are expected to commence production in 2025.

Kitty Hawk’s Heaviside

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In December 2023, Kitty Hawk, a pioneering aviation startup operating from the technological hub of Silicon Valley, revealed its latest venture into urban air mobility – the Heaviside electric aircraft. Funded by Google’s co-founder, Larry Page, Kitty Hawk has made a significant leap in addressing the burgeoning need for efficient and sustainable urban transportation solutions.