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Vertical Aerospace VTOL Electric Flying Taxi Seraph

Vertical Aerospace is building technology to revolutionise how people fly, with the ultimate aim of making intercity air travel personal, on-demand and carbon free.The Bristol-based startup has built and flown the UK’s first full scale fully electric vertical take off and landing aircraft.

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The Seraph was built to test new technologies and systems for integration into our upcoming passenger model, due to be unveiled next year. more info: Vertical Aerospace

With the Seraph we became the first company in the world to release flight footage of an eVTOL aircraft capable of carrying 250kg.The Seraph has 12 rotors, mounted coaxially on six arms.

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The aircraft is capable of carrying loads of up to 250kg and can reach speeds of up to 80kmph. It features a unique passive cooling system, and a customisable design, meaning the aircraft can be made larger or smaller, fitted with wheels or floats to facilitate water landings.