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UK determines certification standards for new electric vertical take-off and landing aircraft

UK determines certification standards for new electric vertical take-off and landing aircraft The UK Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) has today confirmed it will put in place the certification standards also used by the European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA), known as Special Conditions (SC)-VTOL, as the basis for UK certification for new electric vertical take-off and landing (eVTOL) aircraft. Special Conditions allow manufactures […]

Partnership of Global Aviation and Airport Leaders to Accelerate Introduction of eVTOL Operations in Brazil

Partnership includes Avolon, Corporación América Airports, GOL, Grupo Comporte and Vertical Aerospace Partnership will explore infrastructure requirements to make eVTOL operations a reality in Brazil this decade A partnership of global leaders in aviation and airports announces its intention to explore the infrastructure requirements to bring eVTOL passenger flight to Brazil within this decade. The […]

Gözen Holding Orders 10 VX4 Aircraft from Avolon to Bring Zero Emissions Air Travel to Turkey

Avolon and Gözen Holding form a partnership to commercialise zero-emissions eVTOL travel in Turkey Avolon’s 500 VX4 orders are now fully placed, only 9 months after launching the program Avolon, the international aircraft leasing company, announces that Gözen Holding, one of Turkey’s leading aviation conglomerates and owner of Freebird Airlines, has committed to purchase or […]

Avolon and Air Greenland Partner to Tackle Climate Changeg by Bringing Zero-Emissions Air Travel to the Region

Air Greenland commits to purchasing or leasing from Avolon a fleet of Vertical Aerospace VX4 eVTOL aircraft Air Greenland is the first European airline to join Avolon’s eVTOL programme, starting its decarbonisation journey where it matters the most Avolon, the international aircraft leasing company, announces that it has partnered with Air Greenland, the flag-carrier for […]

Avolon and AirAsia Partner to Create a Transformational Ride Sharing Platform in SouthEast Asia

AirAsia Aviation Group orders 100 VX4 eVTOL aircraft 90% of Avolon’s VX4 order book now placed Avolon, the international aircraft leasing company, today announces that one of the world’s leading airline groups, AirAsia Aviation Group Limited (‘AirAsia’), has signed a non-binding memorandum of understanding to lease a minimum of 100 VX4 eVTOL aircraft from Avolon. […]

Avolon & Japan Airlines Partner to Create eVTOL Ride Sharing Business in Japan

–      Japan Airlines selects Vertical Aerospace’s VA-X4 from Avolon’s orderbook –      Entry into service planned for Osaka Kansai EXPO in 2025   Avolon, the international aircraft leasing company, and Japan Airlines (‘JAL’), announce a partnership to commercialize zero-emissions eVTOL aircraft in Japan.   Avolon, through its investment and innovation affiliate Avolon-e, has formed a strategic […]