• American Airlines wants to fly travelers over congested cities and highway traffic with a $1 billion pre-order for up to 250 eVTOLs

    23 hours ago - By Business Insider

    A rendering of Vertical Aerospace's eVTOL.
    American Airlines and Vertical Aerospace
    American Airlines will invest $25 million in Vertical Aerospace for up to 250 electric vertical takeoff and land aircraft.
    Vertical Aerospace's VA-X4 is slated to fly up to four passengers distances of more than 100 miles.
    More airlines are expected to invest in eVTOLs as more firms develop the new type of aircraft.
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    American Airlines is making an investment in the future of aviation with a $1 billion pre-order for a new type of aircraft to fly over congested...
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