More than 600 groups and individuals pitched personal flying devices for the Boeing-backed GoFly Challenge.

Ten winners were named for the first phase of the competition, which culminates in a “final fly-off” scheduled for October 2019, with the winner taking home $1 million.

The submissions came from more than 30 countries and were judged by a panel of 97 industry experts, including pilots, chief engineers, flight test engineers and academics.

They awarded $20,000 to the first winners and launched…

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Boeing-backed GoFly contest for personal flying machines picks first winners (Images)