Patents by Inventor Phil PEZUS

Phil PEZUS has filed for patents to protect the following inventions. This listing includes patent applications that are pending as well as patents that have already been granted by the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO).

  • Publication number: 20210206511
    Abstract: Disclosed is a charging station (2) for a vertical take-off and landing aircraft (1) comprising one or more energy stores, the station having a charging device for transferring electrical energy to the energy store or stores. Also disclosed is a combined charging station (12) for vertical take-off and landing aircraft, each aircraft comprising one or more energy stores, the combined charging station (12) having multiple charging stations.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 13, 2018
    Publication date: July 8, 2021
    Inventors: Jens WERNER, Phil PEZUS, Matthias BIELER, Florian FRANKE
  • Publication number: 20210206489
    Abstract: A flight module for a vertical take-off and landing aircraft comprises multiple drive units arranged on a supporting framework structure that comprises struts interconnected at node points. Each drive unit comprises an electric motor and a propeller that is operatively connected to the electric motor. Some of the drive units are arranged outside the node points.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 13, 2018
    Publication date: July 8, 2021
    Inventors: Jens WERNER, Phil PEZUS, Matthias BIELER, Florian FRANKE
  • Publication number: 20210070436
    Abstract: A modular vertical take-off and landing aircraft for transporting persons and/or loads, comprising a flight module with multiple drive units arranged on a supporting framework structure, each drive unit having an electric motor and a propeller operatively connected to the electric motor, a transport module having a conveying pod and a connection device for connecting the conveying pod to the flight module. The connection device has an elongated shaft, one end of which is attached to the conveying pod, and a coupling device for connecting the flight module to another end of the elongate shaft of the transport module.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 13, 2018
    Publication date: March 11, 2021
    Inventors: Jens WERNER, Phil PEZUS, Matthias BIELER, Florian FRANKE
  • Publication number: 20210070470
    Abstract: Disclosed is a take-off and landing station (1) for a flying vehicle (2) for transporting people and/or loads, which flying vehicle takes off and lands vertically and comprises a flight module (3), having a plurality of drive units (17) arranged on a supporting framework structure (16) of the flight module (3), and a transportation module (4), which can be coupled to the flight module (3). The take-off and landing station (1) comprises a holding apparatus (21) having a plurality of gripper elements and support elements (11) for supporting, fixing and/or orienting the supporting framework structure (16) during take-off and landing of the flying vehicle (2) or the flight module (3).
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 13, 2018
    Publication date: March 11, 2021
    Inventors: Jens WERNER, Phil PEZUS, Matthias BIELER, Florian FRANKE
  • Publication number: 20210070444
    Abstract: Disclosed is a transport module (1) for a vertical take-off and landing aircraft for transporting persons and/or loads, having a conveying pod (2) and a connection device (3) for connecting the conveying pod (2) to a flight: module (5). The connection device (3) has an elongate shaft (6), one end of which has a coupling device (4) and the other end of which is attached to the conveying pod (2).
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 13, 2018
    Publication date: March 11, 2021
    Inventors: Jens WERNER, Phil PEZUS, Matthias BIELER, Florian FRANKE