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Melbourne, Australia Joins Dallas and Los Angeles as a First Trial City for Uber Air

Melbourne, Australia Joins Dallas and Los Angeles as a First Trial City for Uber Air mobility

Aerial ridesharing service expected to enter field trials in late 2020 or early 2021, with potential commercial launch in 2023. June 11, 2019 04:00 PM Eastern Daylight Time WASHINGTON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The Government of Victoria, Australia, today welcomed the announcement that its capital city, Melbourne, will join Dallas and Los Angeles as a first trial city for Uber Air, a transformational aerial

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Alaka’i Technologies Launches World’s First Hydrogen-Powered Air Mobility System

Alaka’i Technologies Launches World’s First Hydrogen-Powered Air Mobility System Skai urban air mobility

May 29, 2019 08:36 PM Eastern Daylight Time HOPKINTON, Mass.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Today, Alaka’i Technologies unveiled Skai, the world’s first hydrogen fuel cell powered air mobility solution designed to transform the way the world moves. From its sleek, uncluttered design, radically simple and safe electric vertical takeoff and landing (eVTOL) vehicle, to its fuel source – a system that runs entirely on

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JetBlue Focuses on Long-Term Emissions Strategy, Climate Risk Management and Innovation

JetBlue Focuses on sustainability Long-Term Emissions Strategy, Climate Risk Management and Innovation

The Airline Releases Its Environmental Social Governance Report to Investors Using Sustainability Accounting Standards Board (SASB) and Task Force on Climate-Related Disclosures (TCFD) Standards   May 29, 2019 04:39 PM Eastern Daylight Time NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–JetBlue (Nasdaq: JBLU) this week released its annual environmental social governance (ESG) report detailing the airline’s long-term emissions and climate risk management strategy, among other

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GA-ASI Integrating L3 WESCAM’s MX™-20 onto Multiple Platforms as Part of Team SkyGuardian Canada

1905 CANSEC L3 WESCAM Team SkyGuardian Canada

May 29, 2019 09:00 AM Eastern Daylight Time OTTAWA, Ontario–(BUSINESS WIRE)–As members of Team SkyGuardian Canada and supporters of the MQ-9B SkyGuardian Remotely Piloted Aircraft System (RPAS) for Canada’s RPAS Project, L3 WESCAM and General Atomics Aeronautical Systems, Inc. (GA-ASI) are integrating WESCAM’s MX™-20 electro-optical and infrared (EO/IR) imaging system onto the SkyGuardian RPAS, as well as the MQ-9 Reaper

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Geely will be Joining the League of Players in Urban Air Mobility

Geely will be Joining the League of Players in Urban Air Mobility acquire Flying Car Startup Terrafugia urban air mobility Proton Volvo owner

Flying Car Startup Terrafugia just got Acquired by Volvo Owner Geely SANTA CLARA, California, November 16, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — This week flying car start up Terrafugia was acquired by Chinese automotive group Geely. Founded in 2006, the company was one of the first to focus on flying cars and the acquisition now provides the company access to global markets. Terrafugia

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Workhorse to Showcase World’s First Personal Hybrid Electric Octocopter

Workhorse to Showcase World's First Personal Hybrid Electric Octocopter urban air mobility vehicle CES 2018

At 2018 CES Workhorse exhibit will also feature public unveiling of N-Gen low delivery-platform electric van with integrated HorseFly™ drone, and first electric pickup truck by an OEM CINCINNATI, Nov. 6, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Workhorse Group Inc. (NASDAQ: WKHS), an American technology company focused on providing sustainable and cost-effective solutions to the commercial transportation sector, today announced it will showcase three

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Switch Mobility Skyworks Partnership will Make Air Taxi Hailing Easy

Switch Mobility Skyworks Partnership will Make Air Taxi Hailing Easy urban air mobility transit app

Partnership brings on-demand urban air mobility taxis one step closer to reality SALT LAKE CITY, Oct. 17, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Flying taxis are no longer in the realm of science fiction and, with the newly announced joint venture between Skyworks Global and Switch Mobility, your door-to-door, customized transportation experience may soon only be a click away.  Skyworks is the world’s

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Boeing to Acquire Aurora Flight Sciences to Advance Autonomous Technology Capabilities

Boeing to Acquire Aurora Flight Sciences to Advance Autonomous Technology Capabilities vehicle urban air mobility

Subsidiary to accelerate Boeing’s development of game-changing autonomy technology for innovative aerospace vehicles CHICAGO, Oct. 5, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Boeing [NYSE: BA] plans to acquire Aurora Flight Sciences Corporation, a world-class innovator, developer and manufacturer of advanced aerospace platforms, under an agreement signed by the companies. Aurora specializes in autonomous systems technologies to enable advanced robotic aircraft for future aerospace applications

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Airbus Aerial, Aurora, Facebook, NASA, and Uber Elevate to Speak at Drone World Expo

Joining Ford Motor Company, GE Beyond, UPS and X for Sessions on Drone Transportation and the Future of the Industry September 05, 2017 02:11 PM Eastern Daylight Time SAN JOSE, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Drone World Expo is excited to announce the addition of Jesse Kallman, President, Airbus Aerial; John Langford, CEO, Aurora Flight Sciences; Martin Gomez, Director of Aeronautical Platforms, Facebook; Eric Mueller, Aerospace Engineer, NASA; Parimal

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Italdesign and Airbus unveils Autonomous Urban Air Mobility Concept Vehicle Pop.Up

World-premiered in Geneva on March 7th 2017 Aerospace and automotive industries unite to draw up a shared vision for seamless, multi-modal, fully electric urban mobility Urban transportation is moving into the third dimension, exploring city skies to contribute to relieving congested roads and reducing emissions The modular concept includes a capsule that connects to either a ground or air module,

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