Overair Working to Complete First Air Taxi Prototype Written 29 September 2023


The carbon fiber fuselage of Overair's first Butterfly prototype. | Credit: Paul Brinkmann; Aerospace America–©

An article in Aerospace America describes Overair’s facility and examines the eVTOL aircraft the company is producing and the differences from its competitors. Company Co-Founder and CEO Ben Tigner believes the company’s rotor design and proprietary technology will be what drives Overair’s success in a competitive market. Overair’s aircraft will use large rotors, and therefore require less than competitors like Joby, Archer, and Volocopter – using only four rotors while others use as many as 18. The rotors are large, but lightweight due to their utilization of carbon fiber composite. 
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