Paris Air Show

  • Acendance Atea hybrid-electric VTOL taking off from heli-port July 2019, France.

    Ascendance Prepares to Take Off

    Ascendance Prepares to Take Off
    By Jim Sherman

    This year’s Paris Air Show (June 17-23, 2019) was packed with announcements — an entire industry boasting a more eco-friendly future for aviation worldwide.

    Chief among those is the burgeoning Urban Air Mobility (UAM) market and the eVTOL platforms to serve it that are destined to fly within the next decade.

    France-based startup, Ascendance...