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ZeroAvia Conducts UK's First Commercial-Scale Electric Flight

ZeroAvia Conducts UK's First Commercial-Scale Electric Flight

Electric Vehicles Research
Jun 29, 2020
Navigation Algorithm for Deep Drone Acrobatics

Navigation Algorithm for Deep Drone Acrobatics

A navigation algorithm enables drones to learn challenging acrobatic maneuvers. Autonomous quadcopters can be trained using simulations to increase their speed, agility and efficiency, which benefits conventional search and rescue operations.
Electric Vehicles Research
Jun 17, 2020
Pipistrel Gets First Ever Type Certificate for an Electric Aeroplane

Pipistrel Gets First Ever Type Certificate for an Electric Aeroplane

After years of intensive research and several successful award-winning electric aircraft models developed since 2007, Pipistrel has achieved a breakthrough feat in aviation history, having type certified the battery powered Velis Electro.
External Company Press Release
Commercial Plant for Hydrogen Based Renewable Aviation Fuel in Norway

Commercial Plant for Hydrogen Based Renewable Aviation Fuel in Norway

A new European industry consortium headquartered in Oslo, has announced it is to industrialize Power-to-Liquid technology in Norway for the European Market. The new state-of-the-art project will allow the conversion of Norway's extensive renewable electricity resources into renewable fuels.
Electric Vehicles Research
Jun 1, 2020
Successful First Flight of the World's Largest All-Electric Aircraft

Successful First Flight of the World's Largest All-Electric Aircraft

magniX and AeroTEC announced the successful flight of an all-electric Cessna Grand Caravan 208B. As the world's largest all-electric commercial aircraft, this is a significant milestone in disrupting the transportation industry and accelerating the electric aviation revolution.
Electric Vehicles Research
May 25, 2020
World's First Urban Air Mobility Theme Hotel

World's First Urban Air Mobility Theme Hotel

EHang has entered a strategic partnership with LN Holdings to further commercialize its AAVs by integrating Urban Air Mobility solutions into the latter's hotel/tourism businesses. This collaboration will not only broaden the use cases for AAVs, but will also expand the partnerships in the existing ecosystem.
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
Jun 29, 2020
Navigation Algorithm for Deep Drone Acrobatics

Navigation Algorithm for Deep Drone Acrobatics

A navigation algorithm enables drones to learn challenging acrobatic maneuvers. Autonomous quadcopters can be trained using simulations to increase their speed, agility and efficiency, which benefits conventional search and rescue operations.
External Company Press Release
Commercial Plant for Hydrogen Based Renewable Aviation Fuel in Norway

Commercial Plant for Hydrogen Based Renewable Aviation Fuel in Norway

A new European industry consortium headquartered in Oslo, has announced it is to industrialize Power-to-Liquid technology in Norway for the European Market. The new state-of-the-art project will allow the conversion of Norway's extensive renewable electricity resources into renewable fuels.
Electric Vehicles Research
May 25, 2020
World's First Urban Air Mobility Theme Hotel

World's First Urban Air Mobility Theme Hotel

EHang has entered a strategic partnership with LN Holdings to further commercialize its AAVs by integrating Urban Air Mobility solutions into the latter's hotel/tourism businesses. This collaboration will not only broaden the use cases for AAVs, but will also expand the partnerships in the existing ecosystem.
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 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.
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