4×4 Aviation and the VV Plane

4x4 Aviation Ltd VV Vertical Transport

Just when you think all the vertical lift innovation is happening elsewhere you find out about a British company called 4×4 Aviation.

Their concept is to utilise a ducted fan propulsion system with power provided by a hybrid engine and energy storage system to deliver 20 foot ISO containers. It is scaleable from small unmanned system with a payload of 7-10kg right up to a 30 tonne ISO container.

4x4 Aviation Ltd VV Vertical Transport
4×4 Aviation Ltd VV Vertical Transport

Test flights of scaled demonstrator are planned for later this year.

So, good luck and all that!

We will have two.

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