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New Drone can Lift 440 Lbs.

In all, the Volodrone has a total payload capacity of 440 lb (200 kg)
In all, the Volodrone has a total payload capacity of 440 lb (200 kg)
Volocopter

Volocopter has spent years developing aircraft to hoist people up and over congested cities, and now it is leveraging its technology to do the same for heavy cargo. Announced today, the Volodrone is cut from the same cloth as the company’s electric passenger aircraft, but sports an attachment system underneath to carry heavy loads of all shapes and sizes. read more

Air Taxi Lands in Singapore

Voloctoper’s plans for Singapore include tests flights for the second half of 2019
Voloctoper’s plans for Singapore include tests flights for the second half of 2019(Credit: Volocopter)

German aviation startup Volocopter is one of the more active players in the nascent flying taxi scene, having trialed its radical 18-rotor electric aircraft on its home turf, in Dubai and, more recently, in the US. The company is continuing to spread its wings, today announcing plans to set up shop in Singapore and kick off test flights next year. read more