Developing everyday flying machines for the people.

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Scoop has a purpose:

To build a future where flying is as common as driving. By unlocking the vertical dimension for everyday travel, more people can save time and get to the things which make life worth living.

Phase I

April 18th, 2018 - COMPLETE - Scoop Aero is 1 of 10 Phase I winners. Phase I prize: $20,000.

Phase II

February 6th, 2019 - IN PROGRESS - Phase II the building phase of the competition. Phase II prize: $50,000.

Phase III

Octoeber 1st, 2019 - Phase III is the final flyoff and demonstration phase of the competition. Phase III prize: $100,000-$1,600,000.

Meet The Team


  • Founder and Lead Engineer
  • Self taught programmer, engineer, and entrepreneur. Has built full stack applications and has in depth experience with the design process.
  • Alex Smolen has a Bachelor’s in Accounting. Experience flying and building multicopters.

Join The Team

I am now looking for energetic and talented individuals to join the team. If you are interested in building the future of flight send me an email and I will get back to you.

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