XTI Aircraft Company

  • XTI 665 first flight rear view 4 inch hover all wheels up 2 May 2019.

    XTI TriFan 665 flies!

    On May 8, 2019, XTI Aircraft announced that they had successfully completed the first test flights of its 65% scale prototype of the TriFan 600 VTOL aircraft:
    The TriFan 600 prototype completed multiple takeoffs, hover, and landings, which tested and validated the electric motors, battery power system, ducted fan propulsion, flight controls, other electrical systems and instrumentation. The aircraft was on a short tether during the tests due to its...

  • XTI Trifan 600 March 23, 2019.

    XTI TriFan 600 Nearly Complete

    Vertiflite May/June 2019

    Englewood, Colorado-based XTI Aircraft Company announced in a March 23 tweet that it was making progress with their 65%-scale hybrid-electric VTOL demonstrator: “Finalizing assembly and preparing for first flight … new motors arrive this week, fly soon after!!” In addition, the photo illustrated its “full configuration” with the horizontal...