The eVTOL developers Beta Technologies and Joby Aviation are establishing a presence in Ohio to be closer to the U.S. Air Force Research Laboratory.
Honeywell has unveiled a new research and development lab that will be used to mature technology for simplified vehicle operations in future UAM aircraft.
Embraer has completed the first “flight” of its eVTOL simulator, which will be used to accelerate the flight test campaign for its eVTOL prototype.
Low noise will be critical for community acceptance of urban air mobility vehicles. Aeroacoustics simulation can help position eVTOL developers for success.
An engineering evaluation called X2 saw NASA collaborate with Uber Elevate to run a complete simulation of large-scale eVTOL operations.
Thales UK is expanding its work in the eVTOL domain, pursuing a range of projects related to air traffic control, cybersecurity, communications, and more.