Air taxis and personal transports

Dovetail selects Siemens Xcelerator to design zero emission retrofits for commercial aircraft

Dovetail Electric Aviation (Dovetail) has selected the Siemens Xcelerator portfolio of software to design zero emission, battery and hydrogen-electric propulsion systems for commercial aircraft. The propulsion systems will be retrofitted into legacy airplanes used by […]

Air taxis and personal transports

EHang completes flight trials of European GNSS EGNOS airspace integration procedures

EHang has announced the completion of a series of flights by its EH216-S electric Vertical Take Off and Landing (eVTOL) aircraft supported by European Geostationary Navigation Overlay Service (EGNOS), Europe’s Satellite-Based Augmentation System (SBAS). The […]

AAM/UAM route and programme news

Archer announces route network of five San Francisco Bay locations – first services 2025

Archer Aviation today announced plans for an air mobility network that will connect five strategic locations across the San Francisco Bay Area –  South San Francisco, Napa, San Jose, Oakland, and Livermore. Archer’s network is […]

Air taxis and personal transports

Joby introduces ElevateOS, eVTOL operational and customer booking tool

Joby Aviation today announced it has received Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) authorization to use a suite of software tools developed in-house, called ‘ElevateOS’, that are designed to enable high-tempo, on-demand air taxi operations. “The ElevateOS […]

Air taxis and personal transports

Sirius Aviation and BMW Group Designworks launch hydrogen-electric luxury eVTOL

Sirius Aviation AG will announce the official global unveiling of the SiriusJet, a hydrogen-electric powered luxury business jet with a clean-sheet eVTOL design at the MOVE Expo in London on Thursday, June 20, 2024. “This launch marks a significant partnership between […]

AAM/UAM route and programme news

Vertiko and Jaunt “funded to research eVTOL corridor between Joliette and Manawan, Quebec”

According to Rotomedia.com, Vertiko Mobilité and Jaunt Air Mobility have been granted financial support for up to CD2 million of the CD4.55 million to accelerate the development of advanced air mobility and enable business models […]

AAM/UAM route and programme news

Crisalion to supply iJet with 10 Integrity eVTOLs and launch AAM routes in Andalusia

CRISALION Mobility and iJet Aviation, which specialises in integrated aircraft management, signed a cooperation agreement last night to develop the air mobility sector in the province of Malaga. “Under the agreement, CRISALION Mobility completed the […]

AAM/UAM route and programme news

Chongqing “to launch regional eVTOL services in second half of 2024”

China’s Xinhua news agency reports that Chongqing, a mountainous municipality in southwest China, “intends to introduce diverse recreational activities related to low-altitude sports and tourism. These activities include parachuting, paragliding and sightseeing over the Yangtze […]