Jetson ONE ‘flying car’ becomes first eVTOL certified in Italy
One month after securing a fresh seed round worth $15 million, personal eVTOL developer Jetson has achieved certification for flights in uncontrolled airspace in Italy, the first ultra-light aircraft manufacturer to do so. With operational authorization also in place, Jetson’s ONE “flying cars” could be taking to the skies of Italy soon.
Jetson AB is a Swedish startup founded in 2017 that specializes in electric vertical take-off and landing (eVTOL) vehicles. By developing smaller eVTOLs, Jetson claims to be the first competitor on the market to provide commercially available personal electric vehicles.
Other competitors have followed suit, enabling personal flights of their own following customer deliveries (and extensive training of course), but the Jetson ONE eVTOL is a unique new form of aerial travel.
The startup debuted the ONE back in 2021 ahead of a limited production run and an opening of pre-orders. Jetson is now looking to ramp up…