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Talyn Air secured $1.7 million in funds with the AFWERX AFVentures Tactical Funding Increase (TACFI) program in support of a two-year design/build/fly effort with the Air Force’s Agility Prime program.

Talyn Air Secures a $1.7 million AFWERX TACFI

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May. 13, 2022

Talyn Air secured $1.7 million in funds with the AFWERX AFVentures Tactical Funding Increase (TACFI) program...
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Ditto Earns a $950M Phase III

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May. 11, 2022

Ditto receives Air Force contract with a ceiling of $950 million.
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USAF Agility Prime partner, Beta Technologies, has signed an agreement with LCI for up to 125 of its Alia electric vertical takeoff and landing (eVTOL) aircraft.

Agility Prime partner, Beta Technologies, has Si...

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May. 09, 2022

USAF Agility Prime partner, Beta Technologies, has signed an agreement with LCI for up to 125 of its Alia...
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Public Spend Forum (PSF) Received a five-year, $...

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May. 06, 2022

Public Spend Forum (PSF) was awarded a five-year, $40 million, Indefinite Delivery Indefinite Quantity (IDIQ)...
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On the heels of a key milestone when two USAF pilots flew the Alia eVTOL aircraft, Beta Technologies has secured $375 million in its latest series B funding round. These funds will allow Beta to advance flight testing, further refining the Alia-250’s electric propulsion systems, and expanding its multimodal charging infrastructure.

Agility Prime partner, BETA Technologies, earns ...

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Apr. 26, 2022

On the heels of a key milestone when two USAF pilots flew the Alia eVTOL aircraft, Beta Technologies has...
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ARCTOS Technology Solutions LLC has been Awarded...

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Apr. 26, 2022

ARCTOS Technology Solutions LLC has been awarded a $62,988,840 SBIR Phase III contract with the Air Force...
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BETA ALIA eVTOL flying. Image found from New York Times article.

New York Times Highlights Agility Prime Partner,...

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Apr. 18, 2022

Read the latest The New York Times article over Agility Prime partner, BETA Technologies."[BETA] has $400...
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60 Minutes Segment over Agility Prime Partner eVTOLS Staring Anderson Copper.

60 Minutes Segment Reports on Agility Prime Part...

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Apr. 17, 2022

The latest CBS News 60 Minutes segment reported on electric vertical and take off and landing (eVTOLs)...
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LIFT Aircraft Hexa AFWERX Phase III Contract Awardee

Agility Prime Partner, LIFT Aircraft, has been a...

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Apr. 07, 2022

Agility Prime Partner, LIFT Aircraft, has been awarded an AFWERX Phase III contract to continue...
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Elroy Air Chaparral—an autonomous, hybrid-electric vertical takeoff and landing drone for picking up and delivering cargo.

Agility Prime partner, Elroy Air, Under Contract...

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Apr. 02, 2022

Under a contract with FedEx Express, Elroy Air will have a chance to demonstrate the capabilities of its...
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Slingshot Aerospace is Awarded a $25 million STRATFI Contract Space Systems Command and SpaceWERX awarded a $25 million STRATFI contract to Slingshot Aerospace to develop a digital replica of the space environment for the U.S. Space Force aimed at quickly delivering training and war gaming capabilities.

Slingshot Aerospace is Awarded a $25 million STR...

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Apr. 01, 2022

Space Systems Command and SpaceWERX awarded a $25 million STRATFI contract to Slingshot Aerospace to develop a...
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BETA First Airman eVTOL crewed flight

First Airman Crewed Flight of an eVTOL

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Mar. 15, 2022

United States Air Force pilots Hank “Hog” Griffiths and Maj. Jonathan Appleby flew BETA Technologies’ electric...
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