Wisk Aero

    OverviewSuggest Edit

    Wisk Aero is an air mobility company developing electric self-flying air vehicles. It offers Cora, a vertical take-off and landing air taxi for 2 passengers that leverages 12 independent lift fans self-flying software.
    TypePrivate
    Founded2019
    HQMountain View, CA, US
    Websitewisk.aero
    Employee Ratings3.9

    Latest Updates

    Employees (est.) (Aug 2022)375(+9%)
    Cybersecurity ratingAMore
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    Key People/Management at Wisk Aero

    Gary Gysin

    Gary Gysin

    President and Chief Executive Officer
    Caryn Nightengale

    Caryn Nightengale

    Chief Financial Officer
    Jim Tighe

    Jim Tighe

    Chief Technical Officer
    Greg Bibbes

    Greg Bibbes

    General Counsel
    Becky Tanner

    Becky Tanner

    Chief Marketing Officer
    Ricky Robinson

    Ricky Robinson

    Chief People Officer
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    Wisk Aero Office Locations

    Wisk Aero has offices in Mountain View, Atlanta and Wellington
    Mountain View, CA, US (HQ)
    2700 Broderick Way
    Atlanta, GA, US
    3 Ravinia Dr NE #1760
    Wellington, NZ
    45 Johnston Street
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    Wisk Aero Financials and Metrics

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    Founding Date

    2019
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    Wisk Aero Operating Metrics

    Mar, 2021

    Patents (US)

    25

    Trademarks (US)

    2

    Wisk Aero Cybersecurity Score

    Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

    A

    90/100

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    Wisk Aero Online and Social Media Presence

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    Wisk Aero News and Updates

    Wisk Aero raises $450M to build autonomous air taxis

    Wisk Aero LLC, an air taxi startup, today said that it has raised $450 million from The Boeing Co. to advance its goal of building a passenger aircraft fleet with capacity for more than 10 million flights a year. Mountain View, California-based Wisk detailed that a part of the funds will go toward …

    Archer Aviation is seeking $1B in damages from Wisk Aero as legal dispute escalates

    Archer Aviation is seeking $1 billion in damages from Wisk Aero, according to court filings Tuesday, significantly escalating the ongoing legal battle between the two air taxi rivals. Wisk “deployed a knowingly false extra-judicial smear campaign that projected stand-alone defamatory statements abou…

    Wisk Aero files injunction in trade secret lawsuit against Archer Aviation

    Electric aviation company Wisk Aero filed a motion for a preliminary injunction Wednesday in its ongoing lawsuit with rival electric air travel startup Archer Aviation. The injunction could put a serious wrench in Archer’s operations should the courts approve it. Wisk has asked the court to immediat…

    Wisk Aero & Blade Urban Air Mobility Join Forces To Make Electric Air Taxis A Reality

    In a further step towards making electric air taxis a reality, Boeing- and Kitty Hawk-backed eVTOL startup Wisk Aero has formed a partnership with Blade Urban Air Mobility to send a fleet of 30 eVTOLs up into the air. There may be some regulatory hurdles to clear before we begin to see passenger-lad…

    Wisk joins CAMI to Support Responsible Urban Air Mobility Integration

    Wisk is proud to join Community Air Mobility Initiative (CAMI) to support its mission of responsibly integrating urban air mobility (UAM) solutions at the state and local level. Founded in July 2019, CAMI connects communities and industry through education, communication, and collaboration, by provi…

    Wisk Aero Frequently Asked Questions

    • When was Wisk Aero founded?

      Wisk Aero was founded in 2019.

    • Who are Wisk Aero key executives?

      Wisk Aero's key executives are Gary Gysin, Caryn Nightengale and Jim Tighe.

    • How many employees does Wisk Aero have?

      Wisk Aero has 375 employees.

    • Who are Wisk Aero competitors?

      Competitors of Wisk Aero include Archer Aviation, Eviation and BETA Technologies.

    • Where is Wisk Aero headquarters?

      Wisk Aero headquarters is located at 2700 Broderick Way, Mountain View.

    • Where are Wisk Aero offices?

      Wisk Aero has offices in Mountain View, Atlanta and Wellington.

    • How many offices does Wisk Aero have?

      Wisk Aero has 3 offices.