Joby Brings Electric Air Taxi Chargers to Southern California | eVTOL

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Folks in Southern California are closer than ever to emission-free, affordable air mobility. With the help of Clay Lacy Aviation, eVTOL (electric vertical takeoff and landing) manufacturer Joby is setting up the region’s first dedicated charger for electric aircraft.

Southern California will soon house what might be one of the first commercial air taxi networks to launch in the US. Back in 2022, Joby announced that it had teamed up with Delta to offer air taxi flights for the airliner’s customers. Those traveling on the Los Angeles-New York route would have access to Joby air taxis transporting them to and from city airports.

In support of that pioneering air travel project, the eVTOL developer is now working with a different partner, Clay Lacy Aviation, to implement the infrastructure that’s required for future air taxi operations. Clay Lacy owns and operates an FBO (fixed-based…

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