With quite a few concept designs in progress, I am curious what the current FAA regulations are regarding vertical takeoff and landing vehicles in the light sport aircraft category.

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    $\begingroup$ Interesting question, do you have any links? The current definition of LSA excludes helicopters and powered-lift, so any VTOL design would have to avoid being classified as either of them. $\endgroup$ – Pondlife Aug 4 '15 at 20:08
  • $\begingroup$ Not sure that I have anything too reputable. I saw a sketchy manufacturer "concept" vehicle mention the two in the same sentence which is why I asked. $\endgroup$ – David Aug 5 '15 at 18:00

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