Volatus Infrastructure, the Wisconsin-based electric vertical take-off and landing (eVTOL) infrastructure company, has retained JLL as a consultant amid its plans to build the first permanent eVTOL infrastructure in the Americas.
The infrastructure will be built in Oshkosh, Wisc.
“Proper site selection plays a critical role in creating a successful and sustainable eVTOL infrastructure ecosystem,” said Grant Fisk, co-founder of Volatus. “Due to the unique flight characteristics of eVTOL aircrafts, we must be mindful of where the infrastructure will be developed. Partnering with JLL ensures the ecosystem is successful and accessible to all.”
The eVTOL aircraft market is expected to grow from $519 million in 2024 to $1.75 billion by 2028, a compound average growth rate (CAGR) of 35.6 percent, according to Chris Toth, senior vice president at JLL, citing research published by The Insight Partners.
“At JLL we believe in partnering with developers of