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World's First Urban Air Mobility Theme Hotel

World's First Urban Air Mobility Theme Hotel

Electric Vehicles Research
Apr 23, 2020
In East Africa, a Race to Outsmart Locusts with Drones and Data

In East Africa, a Race to Outsmart Locusts with Drones and Data

While the eyes of the world are on the novel coronavirus, East Africa continues to struggle with another crisis of biblical proportions: growing swarms of ravenous locusts. Both crises are extraordinary in scale, and both foes multiply so quickly that governments are struggling to contain them.
Electric Vehicles Research
Apr 16, 2020
SkyDrive Enters Final Stages of Testing Flying Car

SkyDrive Enters Final Stages of Testing Flying Car

Flying car developer, SkyDrive, has entered the final stages of testing its demonstration vehicle after it completed the first-ever manned test flights in Japan.
Electric Vehicles Research
Mar 27, 2020
UPS Flight Forward and Wingcopter to Develop Versatile New Drone Fleet

UPS Flight Forward and Wingcopter to Develop Versatile New Drone Fleet

UPS Flight Forward will collaborate with German drone-maker Wingcopter to develop the next generation of package delivery drones for a variety of use cases in the United States and internationally.
Electric Vehicles Research
Mar 25, 2020
EHang Expands in Europe with First UAM Program in Seville, Spain

EHang Expands in Europe with First UAM Program in Seville, Spain

EHang entered into a cooperation agreement with the city government of Seville, Spain to execute the first Urban Air Mobility pilot program in Spain.
Electric Vehicles Research
Feb 27, 2020
Solar Powered Unmanned Aircraft Makes First Flight

Solar Powered Unmanned Aircraft Makes First Flight

Persistent High Altitude Solar Aircraft (PHASA-35®) has the potential to stay airborne for a year. PHASA-35, a 35m wingspan solar-electric aircraft, has successfully completed its maiden flight. The landmark flight paves the way to this new aircraft becoming a game changer in the air and space market, plugging the gap between aircraft and satellite technology.
Electric Vehicles Research
Feb 24, 2020
Volocopter,  Grab Conduct Air Taxi Feasibility Study in Southeast Asia

Volocopter, Grab Conduct Air Taxi Feasibility Study in Southeast Asia

Volocopter and Grab announced that they will conduct a joint feasibility study on urban air mobility as part of a Memorandum of Understanding to explore the prospect of urban air mobility solutions in the region's megacities.
Electric Vehicles Research
Feb 11, 2020
World-First Trial of Self-Flying Air Taxi in New Zealand

World-First Trial of Self-Flying Air Taxi in New Zealand

The New Zealand Government has signed a memorandum of understanding with urban air mobility company Wisk (the new trading name of Zephyr Airworks) to support a world-first passenger transport trial of the company's all-electric, self-flying air taxi 'Cora' in Canterbury.
Electric Vehicles Research
Feb 6, 2020
UK Aviation Commits to Net Zero Carbon Emissions by 2050

UK Aviation Commits to Net Zero Carbon Emissions by 2050

Members of the UK Sustainable Aviation coalition have united behind a commitment to achieve net zero carbon emissions by 2050.
Electric Vehicles Research
Jan 30, 2020
Custom Designed Drone Using Advanced Materials

Custom Designed Drone Using Advanced Materials

219 worked with DuPont to develop a custom-designed drone built with advanced technology.
Electric Vehicles Research
Apr 23, 2020
In East Africa, a Race to Outsmart Locusts with Drones and Data

In East Africa, a Race to Outsmart Locusts with Drones and Data

While the eyes of the world are on the novel coronavirus, East Africa continues to struggle with another crisis of biblical proportions: growing swarms of ravenous locusts. Both crises are extraordinary in scale, and both foes multiply so quickly that governments are struggling to contain them.
Electric Vehicles Research
Mar 27, 2020
UPS Flight Forward and Wingcopter to Develop Versatile New Drone Fleet

UPS Flight Forward and Wingcopter to Develop Versatile New Drone Fleet

UPS Flight Forward will collaborate with German drone-maker Wingcopter to develop the next generation of package delivery drones for a variety of use cases in the United States and internationally.
Electric Vehicles Research
Feb 27, 2020
Solar Powered Unmanned Aircraft Makes First Flight

Solar Powered Unmanned Aircraft Makes First Flight

Persistent High Altitude Solar Aircraft (PHASA-35®) has the potential to stay airborne for a year. PHASA-35, a 35m wingspan solar-electric aircraft, has successfully completed its maiden flight. The landmark flight paves the way to this new aircraft becoming a game changer in the air and space market, plugging the gap between aircraft and satellite technology.
Electric Vehicles Research
Feb 11, 2020
World-First Trial of Self-Flying Air Taxi in New Zealand

World-First Trial of Self-Flying Air Taxi in New Zealand

The New Zealand Government has signed a memorandum of understanding with urban air mobility company Wisk (the new trading name of Zephyr Airworks) to support a world-first passenger transport trial of the company's all-electric, self-flying air taxi 'Cora' in Canterbury.
Electric Vehicles Research
Jan 30, 2020
Custom Designed Drone Using Advanced Materials

Custom Designed Drone Using Advanced Materials

219 worked with DuPont to develop a custom-designed drone built with advanced technology.
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