The eVTOL developer EHang will collaborate with Vodafone to build out an urban air mobility ecosystem first in Germany and then Europe-wide.
NASA is now actively seeking companies to join its UAM Grand Challenge, which aims to lay the groundwork for the large-scale deployment of urban air taxis.
Porsche, Boeing, and Boeing subsidiary Aurora Flight Sciences are developing a premium concept for a fully electric VTOL aircraft.
Cartivator offshoot SkyDrive has secured US$14 million in financing, which will allow it to continue its progress toward flight tests with humans on board.
The Airbus-backed helicopter seat-booking service Voom has officially expanded into the U.S., with an eye toward future eVTOL operations.
Hyundai recruited NASA’s Dr. Jaiwon Shin to help it develop innovative smart mobility solutions “never seen or thought of before,” the company said.