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Vertical Aerospace VA-1X 8 Rotor Air Taxi Concept

Showcasing 8 rotor sets, including 4 forward tilting rotors, striking window lines and a dynamic athletic stance, VA-1X is a dramatic evolution from its Seraph predecessor.

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With a delicate balance of soft forms and attention to detail, its physically sculpted design seeks to minimise drag and noise making it highly efficient with cruise speeds of 150 mph and a usable range of 100 miles.

VA-1X will be taken through certification with EASA in Europe and is on course to start commercial flights in 2024. Build will begin shortly, with manufacturing taking place in the UK.


Capable of carrying up to five people, a pilot and four passengers, VA-1X is set to be the world’s first certified winged all-electric Vertical Take-Off and Landing (eVTOL) aircraft.The interior of VA-1X was designed to create an unparalleled passenger experience. Offset side doors allow you to enter and exit the aircraft with ease. There is plenty of room for luggage in both a separate compartment and by your seat.// Vertical Aerospace