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Joby’s milestone: Quiet electric air taxi takes flight over Manhattan

Joby Aviation achieved a groundbreaking milestone with the first manned electric vertical take-off and landing (eVTOL) air taxi flight in New York City, the company announced.
The demonstration at the Downtown Heliport in Manhattan showcased Joby’s commitment to revolutionizing urban air travel.
Electrifying NYC’s iconic heliport
The flight coincided with an announcement by New York City Mayor Eric Adams, revealing the city’s plan to electrify the Downtown Heliport. This strategic move aligns with Joby’s vision to make New York a global leader in adopting clean, quiet flight technology. JoeBen Bevirt, Founder and CEO of Joby Aviation, expressed gratitude for the city’s support, emphasizing their dedication to providing affordable, emissions-free air travel for New Yorkers.

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