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Vertical Aerospace VX4 | Airframer | Vertical Aerospace Ltd

Preparing for take-off.

Vertical's full-scale piloted eVTOL takes off

Chief test pilot Justin Paines took to the controls for the VX4's maiden take-off which saw the eight sets of propellers lift the aircraft from the ground at hover-thrust, while tethered to the ground for safety.

Design and development activities have already started and are progressing, as Vertical's VX4 is targeting entry into service in 2025.

Actuator expert Hanwha joins the VX4 supplier cohort

The electromechanical actuators for Vertical’s VX4 electric aircraft will provide tilt and pitch control for the four forward propellers, and aerodynamic control surface actuation on the wing and V-tail.

The Vertical VX4.

Molicel teams up to deliver fast-charge batteries for Vertical's VX4

Vertical says it reviewed the capabilities of dozens of cell manufacturers before selecting Molicel as its battery partner as it believes Molicel is uniquely placed to meet the performance and safety requirements of the VX4

16/12/2021Press Release:
Vertical Aerospace lists on NYSE following merger with Broadstone Acquisition Corp.
27/10/2021Press Release:
Vertical Aerospace announces $205 million in additional funding led by Mudrick Capital

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