Vertiflite Magazine

Vertiflite cover July/Aug 2023Vertiflite magazine is the official publication of the Vertical Flight Society, the professional organization working for the advancement of vertical flight technology and its useful application throughout the world. Vertiflite's editorial energies are devoted to informing our readers of the advances being made in the industry and encouraging increasingly broader use of vertical flight aircraft.

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You can also check out our collection of sample articles in a "Readers Digest" version of the magazine in our 2023 Vertiflite CLIPS (pdf).

Vertiflite is included with VFS membership. It is also available to non-members by subscription for $190 per year. Single issues are also available for $50 for non-members (shipping included). Vertiflite is published six times a year.

The 2023 Publication Price List is now available for download.

Members can flip through recent issues of Vertiflite online through My VFS or can download the magazine for free from the Vertical Flight Library. Non-members can purchase electronic copies through the Vertical Flight Library.

We have every issue of Vertiflite online — all 70+ years' worth! Browse by year or search our comprehensive index of Vertiflite articles! All issues are available for download — free for Members!

Not a member? Find out about the benefits of membership and join today! 

Send letters to the editor, press releases and story ideas to the Vertiflite editor via email.

Send subscription orders and address changes to VFS Membership Director Valerie Sheehan via email, or:

The Vertical Flight Society
2700 Prosperity Ave, Suite 275
Fairfax, VA 22031, USA
(703) 684-6777
(703) 739-9279 (fax)

Vertiflite Staff

  • Angelo Collins, Publisher
  • Mike Hirschberg, Editor-in-Chief
  • Steve Norwood, Creative Director
  • Henry Suchmann, Graphic Designer
  • Dan Gettinger, Managing Editor
  • Jessica Starr, Assistant Editor
  • Betty Chen, In-House Graphics
  • Frank Colucci, Senior Editor
  • Ian Frain, Contributor
  • Robert Moorman, Senior Contributor
  • Kenneth I. Swartz, Senior Editor

Protected by international copyright:
ISSN 2166-933 (online)
ISSN 0042-4455 (print)