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Lift Aircraft reports 13,000 sign-ups for drone rides

A year after its unveiling, Lift Aircraft says more than 13,000 people have signed up so far for rides on the Hexa passenger drone that Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos checked out at a conference months ago. Get the news brief on GeekWire.

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Lift Aircraft reports progress on Hexa flight tests

It’s been nine months since Lift Aircraft announced its plan to field an 18-rotor, electric-powered copter for fun flights, and nearly six months since the company’s Hexa aircraft shared a photo op with Jeff Bezos at Amazon’s MARS conference — but Lift’s CEO says the … Continue reading

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Lift unveils aircraft built for fun flights

A startup created by Matt Chasen, the founder of the uShip online shipping marketplace, aims to sell rides on electric-powered aircraft that are so simple to operate that tourists can take them out for a spin. Lift Aircraft is based in Austin, Texas, but … Continue reading

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