Lilium Jet

  • The founders of Lilium with the first prototype Sebastian Born, Patrick Nathen, Daniel Wiegand and Matthias Meiner.

    Lilium Goes Its Own Way

    Lilium Goes Its Own Way

    Vertiflite visited Lilium in Germany for an update on an eVTOL developer that stands out from the crowd for a number of reasons.

    By Richard...

  • The eVTOL View from Europe

    The eVTOL View from Europe

    Some European eVTOL developers are focused on longer-range regional air mobility rather than intra-city UAM.

    By Richard Whittle


  • Lilium 5-seater all electric jet unmanned untethered first flight May 4, 2019 Munich, Germany.

    Lilium Flies Five-Seat Prototype

    Munich-based Lilium unveiled its new five-seater air taxi Lilium Jet on May 16, after the prototype had made its unmanned maiden flight on May 4 at 08:03 am. The Lilium Jet uses small electric fans, which the company calls “jet engines.” According to Lilium’s news release, “The full-scale, full-weight prototype is powered by 36 all-electric jet engines that allow it to take-off and land vertically, while achieving...