In order to give you a better service Airbus uses cookies. By continuing to browse the site you are agreeing to our use of cookies I agree

Urban air mobility leverages the sky to better link people to cities and regions, giving them more possibilities to connect. At Airbus, we believe urban air mobility can positively contribute to a multimodal mobility system. As urban transport heads into the sky, sustainable city development becomes possible and loved ones are no longer quite so far away.

Urban air mobility: safe, sustainable and convenient

By 2030, 60% of the world's population will be urban. This significant population growth is expected to create a real need for innovative mobility options as ground infrastructure becomes increasingly congested. Providing people with a safe, sustainable and convenient solution that leverages the airspace above cities could be a solution.

Since 2014, Airbus has been exploring how recent technology advancements – from battery capacity and autonomy to electric propulsion – can help drive the development of new kinds of aerial vehicles. In May 2018, we created Airbus Urban Mobility to take our exploration into cutting-edge commercial urban air mobility solutions and services to the next level.

Airbus Urban Mobility focuses on better connecting people by bringing the safety, convenience and joy of flight to city inhabitants. To do so, it takes a holistic approach to urban air mobility, seamlessly integrating a variety of critical components.

 

CityAirbus

CityAirbus

Our four-seat eVTOL demonstrator

Latest news

Connectivity in the era of flying taxis

Airbus and CAAS collaborate to enable urban air mobility

en

Is autonomy the future of aerial mobility?

Airbus demonstrates first fully automatic vision-based take-off

en

Vahana has come to an end. But a new chapter at Airbus has just begun

Automation vs. autonomy in urban air mobility

Discover Zero Emission at Airbus

Electric flight

Hydrogen

Solar flight

Back to top