Textron eAviation Partners with flyExclusive for Development of Nexus eVTOL Aircraft

Textron eAviation has announced a partnership with flyExclusive, making flyExclusive the first member of Textron eAviation’s Customer Advisory Board for the development of the Nexus eVTOL aircraft. As a leading operator of private jet experiences, flyExclusive will provide valuable input on operator, pilot, and passenger preferences to help inform the development of the Nexus.

One of the key areas in which flyExclusive will contribute is the cockpit and cabin experience. Leveraging their customer knowledge, flyExclusive will offer feedback to the Nexus team to ensure an optimal experience for passengers. This collaboration aligns with Textron eAviation’s commitment to creating sustainably powered mobility options that deliver exceptional customer experiences.

The Nexus eVTOL is being designed with the potential to serve various purposes, including passenger transport, cargo, and emergency medical services markets. As the Nexus program progresses, flyExclusive and Textron eAviation plan to explore opportunities for collaboration in marketing, trade shows, and working with regulatory authorities to advance public acceptance of Advanced Air Mobility platforms.

Rob Scholl, President and CEO of Textron eAviation, emphasizes the importance of flyExclusive’s input as they finalize the aircraft design and adapt to evolving technology and market trends. Tommy Sowers, President of flyExclusive, expresses excitement about the partnership and their commitment to innovation and sustainability. He mentions their eagerness to collaborate with Textron in designing the future of flight to provide superior service and experiences for their customers.

This partnership signifies a significant step forward in the development of the Nexus eVTOL aircraft. With the combined expertise of Textron eAviation and flyExclusive, the project is well-positioned to meet the demands of the market and revolutionize air travel.

Sources:
– Textron eAviation
– flyExclusive