Mariya Tarabanovska

Mariya Tarabanovska

Founder At Flight Crowd


Mariya Tarabanovska is an Urban Air Mobility (UAM) advisor with a traditional Aerospace Engineering education, a passion for STEM volunteering and outreach as well as a background in Art and Design.

Her current research is based in the UK where she founded Flight Crowd — an open platform that supports UAM community, bringing together enthusiasts and experts both to educate and to grow the wider public interest in the air mobility industry.

She believes that 21st-century Aerospace professionals should aim to shape an accessible, sustainable and safe future of mobility and transportation, and is very enthusiastic about the potential benefits that future aerial mobility solutions will bring to the world.

* eVTOL Insights Power Book 2022 – recognised for excellence and achievement in the eVTOL industry
* Finalist, 2021 Women and Drones ‘Women to Watch’ Global Awards
* Top 62 Women in Aviation and Aerospace to Follow on LinkedIn
* Flight Crowd – 3rd place in the Social category, Venture Further Awards 2022 organised by the Masood Entrepreneurship Centre The University of Manchester
* ‘Outstanding New STEM Ambassador’, STEM Inspiration Awards 2018