Elroy Air Raises $40MM Series A financing including Lockheed Martin Ventures to accelerate the development of its Chaparral Autonomous VTOL Cargo Aircraft

Strategic and financial investors back the California-based aerospace company leading the industry in large autonomous VTOL delivery drones for middle-mile express commercial shipping and Defense logistics.

San Francisco…


Trailblazing Partnership Aims to Demonstrate Safe Airspace Integration For Unmanned Logistics Aircraft

San Francisco, California, January 14, 2021 — Elroy Air, the Aerospace + Logistics company developing the world’s first end-to-end automated vertical take-off and landing (VTOL) aerial cargo systems, is teaming with NASA to accelerate and improve the safe…


Chaparral demonstrator aircraft at McMillan Airfield — Camp Roberts CA.

San Francisco, California, December 18, 2020 — Elroy Air, an aerospace and logistics company developing Vertical Take-Off and Landing (VTOL) aerial cargo systems, announced that it has won a Phase 3 Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) contract with Agility Prime, a non-traditional program in the US Air Force seeking to…


The Elroy Air Chaparral: Award-Winning Autonomous Aerial Cargo System

Every year in September the Industrial Designers Society of America (IDSA) announces their selections for IDEA: the International Design Excellence Awards. A small group of new products and systems are recognized as the most innovative designs, with the most world-changing potential of the year. …


San Francisco, California, August 28, 2019 — Elroy Air, an autonomy and logistics company developing vertical take-off and landing (VTOL) aerial cargo systems, announced the successful completion of its first full-scale system flight test, the 1215 lb prototype reaching a height of 10 feet and hovering for 64 seconds…


When we discuss new technology we often gravitate towards the “What?” “ is that new thing, and does it do?” The features of a new product typically take center stage, and the “ Why?” is secondary. We have decided to introduce ourselves and our goals by focusing on the…

Elroy Air

Our mission at Elroy Air is to enable same-day shipping to every person on the planet.

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