XTI Aircraft announces the TriFan 200 in cooperation with VerdeGo Aero

XTI Aircraft Company, the Denver-based VTOL manufacturer, announced the hybrid-electric TriFan 200 as a smaller aircraft in its lineup. The company has previously been working on the TriFan 600, an aircraft which uses three ducted fans for hover, two of which swivel for forwards propulsion while the third gets covered for aerodynamic efficiency. They have now teamed up with VerdeGo Aero who will provide a high-efficiency, low-emissions diesel (Jet-A) hybrid powertrain. The TriFan 200 VTOL aircraft features a similar design to its larger sibling, with two swiveling ducted fans mounted in front of the leading edge of the wing, and…

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