ZeroAvia is a leader in zero-emission aviation, focused on hydrogen-electric aviation solutions to address a variety of markets.
ZeroAvia's mission is to accelerate the World's Transition to Sustainable Aviation.
ZeroAvia was founded in 2018 by Valery Miftakhov. The company is headquartered in Hollister, California, with an office in Cranfield, UK.
ZeroAvia is initially targeting a 300-mile range in 9-19 seat aircraft by 2024, and up to 700-mile range in 40-80 seat aircraft by 2026.
ZeroAvia has already secured experimental certificates for its two-prototype aircraft from the CAA and FAA, passed significant flight test milestones, secured a number of key partnerships with major aircraft OEMs and major global airlines, and is on track for commercial operations in 2024.
ZeroAvia's expanding UK operations are supported by grants from UK's Aerospace Technology Institute and Innovate UK, and ZeroAvia is part of the UK Government's Jet Zero Council.
ZeroAvia is backed by Amazon Climate Pledge Fund, Breakthrough Energy Ventures, British Airways, Horizons Ventures, Shell Ventures, Alaska Airlines, United Airlines, and others. The company raised $30M in additional financing on Jul 20, 2022. This brings ZeroAvia's total funding to $140M to date.