Adding to the scores of similar projects already in the works, Erik Lindbergh—grandson of Charles Lindbergh and long-time advocate for electric flight—has formed a company to develop an electric vertical-takeoff-and-landing (eVTOL) air taxi. As president of Florida-based VerdeGo Aero, Lindbergh has been joined by two other pioneers of electric aviation. Pat Anderson, director of the Eagle Flight Research Center at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University (ERAU), is chief technology ...

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