FAA Grants Terrafugia sUAS Exemption for TF-X Flight Testing

Terrafugia is excited to announce a significant milestone in the TF-X development program: the FAA has authorized Terrafugia to operate small Unmanned Aircraft Systems (sUAS) in the TF-X configuration for research and development (R&D) purposes. The TF-X, Terrafugias vision for the future of personal transportation, is a four-seat, hybrid electric, semi-autonomous, vertical takeoff and landing… Read more »

Terrafugia premiers new TF-X Outer Mold Line

Terrafugia is excited to premier the new Outer Mold Line for the TF-X, the four-seat, vertical takeoff and landing (VTOL) hybrid electric aircraft that will make flying easier and safer than ever before. We are thrilled to share new image and video media that reflect our updated Outer Mold Line (OML) design for the TF-X,… Read more »

The Founding Terrafugia Team

The first in our WhatDrivesYou series, we are pleased to share: The Founding Terrafugia Team. How did Terrafugia begin? What drove focused graduate students to make the leap into the unknown? Listen to Terrafugia Co-Founders share what drove them to not only create a new company, but define an emerging industry.

An Open Design Opportunity!

We at Terrafugia are fortunate to have the opportunity to develop the future of personal transportation. It’s a fantastic position for those of us fortunate enough to work here, but in the past it has been frustrating because there have been so many wonderful people who have wanted to help us with whom we could… Read more »

Where we are going, we don’t need roads…

I am frequently asked about the need for our vehicles to drive on the road — especially in the context of TF-X — a vertical take-off and landing (VTOL) aircraft that can bring users much closer to their final destination by air. Engineers are quick to identify that the added weight of a robust ground-drive… Read more »

Terrafugia Shares TF-X Vision

Woburn, MA (May 6, 2013) Terrafugia Inc., the developer of the Transition street-legal airplane, announced its vision for the future of personal transportation. Building on its experience with the Transition program, Terrafugia has begun feasibility studies of a four-seat, vertical takeoff and landing (VTOL) plug-in hybrid-electric flying car, the TF-X. Incorporating the state-of-the-art in intelligent… Read more »