Frequently Asked Questions
Are you currently accepting new Flyer Discovery members? New enrollment in membership is currently closed. As we approach launch, we’re excited to engage our community and introduce Flyer to the whole world. Connect with us on social media and join our adventure in the air. Follow us on twitter @kittyhawkcorp.
What type of vehicle is Flyer? Flyer is an ultralight aircraft.
When can I get Flyer? Details to come at the end of 2017.
How much will the Flyer cost? We’ll be announcing the price at launch.
Will Flyer look like the prototype? The go-to-market Flyer will feature a brand new design. We can’t wait to share it with you.
Can I purchase Flyer if I’m outside the US? Flyer will be available from any location except embargoed countries. But right now, we won’t be shipping abroad. You’ll have to take possession in the US and make delivery arrangements afterward. We recommend checking out the regulatory requirements and delivery options that are available where you live.
What FAA category does Flyer fall under? Flyer operates under the FAR 103 Ultralight Category of US FAA regulations. That means you won’t need a pilot’s license to ride, and you’ll be able to fly over wide open areas for recreation.
Where can I fly Flyer? Flyer was designed to be enjoyed over freshwater in uncongested areas.
Is a pilot’s license required to operate Flyer? No license necessary! All you’ll need is a sense of adventure and a few minutes to learn.