"The global aeronautics enterprise stands at the threshold of a transformative epoch." Find out why AIAA - The American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics's Aerospace America calls 2017 a turning-point year for urban mobility. #Avgeek #EVTOL
Reminder: Master and veteran VC Will Porteous shares insights into the aerospace funding landscape today at 1:00 pm EST. Sign up here: http://bit.ly/2ibzOpo
Legendary Aeronautics Engineer Paul Bevilaqua tells GoFly Prize competitors that overcoming the challenge of vertical take off requires creative thinking. He used this approach at Lockheed Martin's Skunk Works: “We’d ask ourselves, ‘How does nature solve this problem?’ For example, rabbits hop, snakes spring, and hummingbirds take off vertically with flapping wings.” Catch his full lecture at http://bit.ly/2jW4Myr
Excited to announce the Flight Safety Foundation as our newest partner! The Flight Safety Foundation is the leading voice of safety for the global aerospace/aviation community. Check out their website to learn more: https://flightsafety.org/
Tune in to hear Dr. James Wang, the "Steve Jobs of Rotorcraft," discuss rotary-wing performance tomorrow at 10am EST. Sign up today! http://bit.ly/2iV4WWz
Missed Dr. Dan Raymer's talk on aircraft design? No problem. You can catch the full lecture here: http://bit.ly/2AKNUCw
We're only 50 days in, but in that time over 1,000 competitors have registered for the GoFly Prize, rising to our challenge to make people fly. We can’t wait to see what happens in the next 50 days.