Airbus and the Civil Aviation Authority of Singapore (CAAS) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to enable urban air mobility (UAM) in Singapore.
Airbus, Groupe ADP and the RATP Group sign a partnership to study the integration of flying vehicles into urban transport
Airbus, Groupe ADP and the RATP Group, along with the Paris Ile-de-France region and the French civil aviation authority (DGAC), have announced the launch of a feasibility study to demonstrate an urban system of vertical take-off and landing (VTOL) vehicles for the 2024 Olympic Games in Paris.
Airbus has signed a trilateral agreement with Thales and Diehl Aerospace for the joint development of the flight control computers of CityAirbus NextGen.
For Airbus Helicopters, investing in research is a means of promoting technological progress and helping build the future of vertical flight. Vehicular automation is one of the key issues for approaching future markets such as urban mobility, as well as for significantly increasing flight safety.
To Rodin Lyasoff, the Chief Executive Officer of A³ – Airbus’ advanced projects outpost in Silicon Valley, California, USA – self-piloting air taxis will become a normal element of urban mobility in the coming years, marking “another golden age for aviation.”