Bell improves air taxi design: 4 rotors reduced, new all-electric option

After sharing a vision of flying taxis at CES last year, Bell is now returning to Las Vegas with a brand new version, according tomedia reports. It is reported that the new concept of air taxis called Nexus 4EX, its rotor smaller than the original model, but also the addition of a new all-electric model, so as to achieve zero emissions over the city center.

Bell improves air taxi design: 4 rotors reduced, new all-electric option

It is understood that Bell’s redesigned air taxi will reduce the rotor from six to four, support mixed or all-electric system, is expected to carry four to five passengers, another one-time flight of about 100 km, cruising speed of up to 241km/h.

Bell improves air taxi design: 4 rotors reduced, new all-electric option

Mitch Snyder, Bell’s president and chief executive, said the company’s vision for Nexus has not changed, but they have designed an objective market model using a sophisticated system-level approach that “we believe will open up a powerful, certified and commercially viable product.” “

Bell improves air taxi design: 4 rotors reduced, new all-electric option

Bell improves air taxi design: 4 rotors reduced, new all-electric option