Today at Terrafugia: Successful Static Testing of TF-X™ Wing Scale Prototype

Today at Terrafugia: TF-X™ Wing Scale Prototype Static Testing

The Terrafugia team is pleased to share that we have successfully completed static load testing of a scale prototype of the TF-X™ wing. This test verified that the one-tenth scale carbon fiber wing will be able to safely withstand the necessary loads during wind tunnel testing, and is an essential step along the path towards TF-X™ development.

Terrafugia on Team Selected by FAA for Research & Analysis Contract

Terrafugia on Team Selected by FAA for Research & Analysis Contract

Woburn, MA (January 6, 2016) - Terrafugia is a member of one of the four teams selected by the FAA to receive a System Engineering 2025 (SE2025) Small Business, Research and Mission Analysis Contract. Our team is led by Mosaic ATM and is tasked with advising federal regulators on the future of air traffic management and aviation infrastructure. In addition to Mosaic ATM and Terrafugia, the world-class team includes Boeing, Lockheed Martin, Virgin America, Embry Riddle Aeronautical University, and several other premier aerospace institutions and companies.

FAA Grants Terrafugia UAS Exemption for TF-X™ Flight Testing

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™, Terrafugia’s vision for the future of personal transportation, is a four-seat, hybrid electric, semi-autonomous, vertical takeoff and landing (VTOL) flying car.