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The Electric VTOL News, Vol. 3, No. 11: Aug 6, 2018

Welcome to our latest eVTOL eNewsletter! These emails are intended to keep you up to date with important news and events on electric vertical takeoff and landing (VTOL) aircraft. The Electric VTOL News™ is published twice monthly by the Vertical Flight Society, the world's oldest and largest international professional society for those working to advance vertical flight technology. If you don't wish to receive these emails, please click "unsubscribe" at the bottom of this message.

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6th Annual eVTOL Symposium

The Vertical Flight Society's 6th Annual Electric VTOL Symposium will be held on Jan. 29-31 as part of the 8th Biennial Autonomous VTOL Technical Meeting, in Mesa, Arizona. The conference will feature technical paper presentation related to autonomous VTOL aircraft, while the Symposium will feature invited presentations, panel sessions and discussions on electric and hybrid electric VTOL aircraft, with a focus on urban air mobility. Technical paper abstracts are due Sept. 3 — be part of this important eVTOL event!

Check out our eVTOL photos from EAA AirVenture in Oshkosh and our other galleries
VFS co-sponsored part of the CAFE Foundation's Electric Aircraft Symposium and again this year made multiple presentations.
VFS also presented a presentation on the Electric VTOL Revolution at the EAA AirVenture Forum
The first US Congressional hearing on urban air mobility was held on July 24. Check out the video and other resources!
Mark Your Calendars!

Oct 1–2, 2018; San Francisco, Calif., USA
Revolution.Aero by Corporate Jet Investor

Nov 13–15, 2018; Bristol, UK
RAeS / VFS / AIAA / SAE International Powered Lift Conference (IPLC)

Jan 29–31, 2019; Mesa, Arizona, USA
Vertical Flight Society's 8th Biennial Autonomous VTOL Technical Meeting & 6th Annual Electric VTOL Symposium. Abstract Deadline is Sept. 3!

May 13–16, 2019; Philadelphia, Penn., USA

The Call for Papers for the Vertical Flight Society's 75th Annual Forum & Technology Display is now available! Technical paper abstracts are due Oct. 15 — start planning your abstract now!

Is an important eVTOL event missing? Let us know!

eVTOL Companies Hiring!

Vertical Flight Society corporate members A³, Aurora, Autonodyne, Bell, Joby, Lilium, Piasecki, Terrafugia, Volocopter & many other companies are looking for top talent to make their eVTOL aircraft successful. VFS members can search & apply for jobs at
eVTOL.News Website Keeps Growing

Have you checked out our™ website lately? We now have more than 100 eVTOL designs listed in our directory, and the number continues to grow! 

We have also added new functionality to the site: 

Learn about the different eVTOL aircraft now under development and check out our latest news stories. Past editions of The Electric VTOL News™ are also available. 

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Vertically yours,

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Mike Hirschberg, Executive Director
AHS — The Vertical Flight Society
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