Vertical Flight Video Library

The Vertical Flight Society has an extensive library of educational videos on vertical flight. In addition to those available to the public on our YouTube Channel, more in-depth videos are available for VFS members by logging in at the top of the page. Check out our older videos in our Video Library Archive

2024

  • 6th Decennial VFS Aeromechanics Specialist Conference and 11th Annual Electric VTOL Symposium, Santa Clara, California, Feb.6-8, 2024
    • Video recordings are available for event registrants and members on the TVF 2024 video page
    • Attendees can download the PDF files for both technical papers and presentation slides posted on the TVF Hover community.
    • If you didn't attend, you can purchase the Aeromechanics technical papers (and invited slides) — as well as the presentation slides from the invited Plenary and Electric VTOL sessions — from the VFS Library & Online Store. 

2023

  • Propulsion and Power Technical Meeting, Hampton, Virginia, Nov. 1-2, 2023 [slides— new!
  • 7th VFS Workshop on AAM Infrastructure, Cape May, New Jersey, Sept. 26-28, 2023 [slides]
  • 17th Annual Electric Aircraft Symposium (EAS), Oshkosh, Wisconsin, July 22-23, 2023 [slides]
  • 2nd Annual H2-Aero Symposium, Long Beach, California, March 28-30, 2023 [slides]
  • VFS-AIAA On-Demand Short Course, recorded Feb/March 2023
  • Heli-Expo 2023, Atlanta, Georgia, March 6-9, 2023. VFS recorded all of the major helicopter manufacturer press briefings and many other activities at Heli-Expo 2023. Our YouTube playlist includes:
    • "The Future of Vertical Flight," VFS Media Briefing at Heli-Expo 2023 (50:50)
    • Meet the new VFS Executive Director Angelo Collins (14:31)
    • HAI press conference, Heli-Expo 2023 (33:09)
    • Airbus press conference, Heli-Expo 2023 (47:42)
    • Bell press conference, Heli-Expo 2023 (20:35)
    • Entrol press conference, Heli-Expo 2023 (5:45)
    • Leonardo Helicopters press conference, Heli-Expo 2023 (42:20)
    • MD Helicopters press conference, Heli-Expo 2023 (46:58)
    • AEROASSET press briefing, Heli-Expo 2023 (10:52)
    • European Rotors press conference, Heli-Expo 2023 (25:01)
    • Sikorsky press conference, Heli-Expo 2023 (44:02)
    • Robinson Helicopter press conference, Heli-Expo 2023 (26:20)
    • VFS Captures 48 Helicopters in Flight Demos & Fly-Out in 4K at Heli-Expo 2023 (1:10:46)
  • 10th Biennial Autonomous VTOL Technical Meeting and 10th Annual Electric VTOL Symposium, Mesa, Arizona, Jan. 24-26, 2023

2022

  • 6th VFS Workshop on AAM Infrastructure, Dayton, Ohio, Sept. 20-22, 2022 
  • Development, Qualification and Affordability of Complex Systems Technical Meeting, Huntsville, Alabama, Sept. 14-15, 2022 [papers and presentations]
  • 16th Annual Electric Aircraft Symposium (EAS), Oshkosh, Wisconsin, July 23-24, 2022 [slides]
  • Experimental Aircraft Association (EAA) AirVenture, Oshkosh, Wisconsin, July 25-29, 2022

2021

Check out our older videos in our Video Library Archive

We also have a great collection of videos and lectures on electric VTOL, historical aircraft, the human powered helicopter competition and much more on our @VTOLsociety channel on YouTube. Check them out!