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Airbus unveils CityAirbus NextGen prototype ahead of test campaign – March 7, Vertical Magazine

By In The News | March 7, 2024
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Airbus unveiled its new CityAirbus NextGen prototype eVTOL during a ceremony at its facility in Donauworth, Germany, Vertical Magazine reported. The vehicle’s flight test campaign is due to start there later this year. While the new facility is focused on developing this vehicle, it is meant to test systems for all of the company’s eVTOLs. The CityAirbus NextGen has a wing span of about 40 feet, is powered by eight propellers and 6 electrical power units, will have a range of 50 miles, a cruising speed of 75 mph and will carry one pilot and three passengers.

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