American Airlines Reserves an Order of 50 Air Taxis from Vertical Aerospace Written 18 July 2022


Vertical Aerospace VA-X4. | Credit: Delta Charlie Aviation; YouTube

Reuters reported that American Airlines will be making “pre-delivery payments” for 50 electric vertical takeoff and landing aircraft from British Vertical Aerospace. American made a $1 billion deal with Vertical last year, for up to 250 of the aircraft, which “can carry four passengers and a pilot” at up to 200 mph for over 100 miles. Last year, Vertical Aerospace announced orders from Virgin Atlantic as well.
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Vertical Aerospace VA-X4 Animation
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