Lilium Jet front view

Making Urban Air Mobility a reality

We dreamed of a world where anyone could fly wherever they wanted, whenever they wanted. Whether they were rushing from city to city or traveling from the suburbs to the city center we wanted to provide them with a fast travel option which was affordable, positive for the environment and available on-demand. It had to look great and feel great.

We assessed more than 20 existing aircraft concepts, from multicopters to tilt rotor aircraft, to find the perfect solution but soon realized that none of these satisfied us.

Our answer? We threw away the rule book and invented something the world had never seen before.

Take it for a spin

Lilium Jet 360

Balance of power

The all-electric Lilium Jet is a pioneering tilt jet aircraft with 36 engines mounted on its flaps. It delivers the best range, speed, noise and cost, meaning our customers can travel in style anywhere, anytime, without having to worry about the impact on their pocket, or the environment.

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Further. Faster.

The Lilium Jet is capable of traveling up to 300km in just 60 minutes, meaning we won’t just be connecting urban and suburban areas, we’ll be connecting cities to each other too.

As the only jet-powered transition aircraft in the market, the Lilium Jet is uniquely positioned to deliver the full potential of the Urban Air Mobility market, while retaining the ability to land in the most densely-populated urban areas.

We’re expanding the radius of your life.

15 min | 75 km
Long Beach 28 km 7 min
Pasadena 33 km 8 min
Huntington Beach 50 km 12 min
30 min | 150 km
Ventura 90 km 19 min
San Bernardino 103 km 22 min
Santa Barbara 130 km 27 min
60 min | 300 km
Palm Springs 173 km 36 min
San Diego 180 km 37 min
Paso Robles 280 km 57 min
15 min | 75 km
La Guardia 14 km 4 min
Newark 15 km 4 min
JFK 22 km 6 min
30 min | 150 km
New Haven 113 km 24 min
Philadelphia 129 km 27 min
The Hamptons 170 km 36 min
60 min | 300 km
Baltimore 270 km 55 min
Annapolis 287 km 59 min
Boston 300 km 61 min
15 min | 75 km
Stansted 50 km 10 min
Reading 59 km 12 min
Brighton 75 km 15 min
30 min | 150 km
Cambridge 79 km 16 min
Oxford 83 km 17 min
Calais 146 km 30 min
60 min | 300 km
Cardiff 225 km 45 min
Manchester 267 km 54 min
Liverpool 288 km 58 min
15 min | 75 km
Munich Airport 28 km 7 min
Chiemsee 67 km 15 min
Ingolstadt 72 km 16 min
30 min | 150 km
Garmisch 78 km 17 min
Salzburg 112 km 24 min
Passau 147 km 31 min
60 min | 300 km
Nuremberg 152 km 32 min
Zurich 244 km 50 min
Frankfurt 298 km 61 min
15 min | 75 km
Shanghai Airport 30 km 6 min
Chongming Island 40 km 8 min
Dianshan Lake 47 km 9 min
30 min | 150 km
Suzhou 85 km 26 min
Nantong 100 km 20 min
Ningbo 150 km 30 min
60 min | 300 km
Changzhou 155 km 31 min
Hangzhou 165 km 33 min
Nanjing 280 km 56 min

Journey times are indicative and subject to the availability of landing infrastructure.

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Engines of change

While each Lilium Jet will be fitted with 36 of our pioneering, all-electric engines, they are each one of a kind. They don’t create the sort of noise you might associate with a helicopter or a commercial jet engine, thanks to their ducted design which captures and dissipates noise before it leaves the engine.

Their low vibrations ensure a smooth and quiet ride for passengers, and their small size means they’re perfectly suited to efficient cruise flight. With zero operational emissions and record-breaking power-to-weight and thrust-to-noise ratios, they are the first ever electric jet engines in commercial certification.

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Simply beautiful

We believe in the power of simplicity and, with no tail, no rudder, no variable pitch, no folding propellers, no gearboxes, no oil circuits and only one moving part in the engine, the Lilium Jet embodies this principle. After all, the fewer components an aircraft contains, the safer and more affordable it becomes.

And, by keeping things simple, we’ve been able to focus on delivering a magical customer experience. From panoramic views to a spacious cabin and gull-wing doors, the Lilium Jet will deliver a flying experience like no other.

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Safety first. And second.

Safety is non-negotiable and, like commercial jetliners, the Lilium Jet is being certified to standards set by independent government bodies, such as the European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) in Europe and the Federal Aviation Authority (FAA) in the United States. These standards continue to ensure that traveling by air remains the safest form of transport.
 
The Lilium Jet is built on the principle of ultra-redundancy, with 36 independent engines and a triple-redundant flight control computer, meaning the safety of the aircraft would not be compromised by the very unlikely failure of any one component.