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Aerial mobility company Overair has partnered with the City of Arlington, Texas, and Dallas Fort Worth International Airport (DFW) to create the frameworks for electric Vertical Takeoff and Landing (eVTOL) operations. Overair’s alliance with Arlington marks the first direct agreement between a Texan city and an eVTOL manufacturer. This strategic move includes construction of a vertiport at Arlington Municipal Airport,...

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The New York City Economic Development Conference (NYCEDC) hosted an event this week at the Downtown Manhattan Heliport (JRB), where Mayor Eric Adams announced the city’s plans to electrify the heliport in support of eVTOL operations. Joby and Volocopter performed back-to-back exhibition flights, and BETA Technologies showcased its mobile charging station. At the event on Monday November 13, Joby took off...

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Crisalion Mobility, a Spanish innovator in electric mobility solutions, has announced a strategic partnership with VALTRANS Transportation Systems at the Dubai Airshow. This alliance marks a notable development in the aerial and ground mobility sectors, with VALTRANS becoming the exclusive distributor for Crisalion Mobility’s avant-garde solutions in the Gulf region. The collaboration was announced in the Dubai Airshow’s Advanced Aerial...

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Skyports has joined forces with a consortium of industry pioneers to augment Japan’s advanced air mobility (AAM) framework, under the guidance of the Japan Civil Aviation Bureau (JCAB). This collaboration marks a new chapter in the ConOps research, aiming to help shape the future of the AAM landscape in Japan. The Concept of Operations (ConOps) serves as a goal for...

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InterGlobe Enterprises and Archer have announced that they have entered into a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with the goal of partnering to launch and operate an all-electric air taxi service in India, subject to appropriate regulatory approvals and clearances. Rahul Bhatia, Group Managing Director of InterGlobe, and Nikhil Goel, Chief Commercial Officer of Archer, signed an MOU to form a...

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SkyDrive recently signed a memorandum of understanding with MASC General Incorporated Association and the Setouchi Islands in Japan. The strategic alliance includes a pre-order of the SKYDRIVE SD-05 eVTOL aircraft. The SkyDrive SD-05 is one of Japan’s leading eVTOL designs, and follows the trends of similar Advanced Air Mobility (AAM) projects with its eco-friendly, efficient, and innovative approach to transportation....

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Lilium has announced an extension of its partnership with InoBat, focusing on the production of high-performance battery cells for Lilium Jet, the all-electric vertical take-off and landing (eVTOL) aircraft. InoBat will manufacture Lilium Jet battery cells at its existing Volta I plant and the upcoming Volta II gigafactory in Voderady, Slovakia. Volta I production is set to commence in early...

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Manufacturer Moya Aero and Fototerra signed a Letter of Intent (LOI) to acquire 10 Moya eVTOL for application in digital aerial photogrammetry, hyperspectral digital aero photogrammetry, LiDAR Surveys and Environmental Observation. Moya Aero was only recently founded in 2020 by Zaramela and Renata Paolillo as a spin-off of Brazil’s leading aeronautical engineering, research, and aircraft development entity, ACS Aviation. However, the company...

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In an era where environmental and sustainability considerations continue to gain importance, a partnership between Universal Hydrogen Co. and JBT AeroTech has adopted a unique approach to elimination emissions and further sustainable aviation technology. This collaboration aims to improve airport ground support equipment’s efficiency with the H2AmpCartTM, a hydrogen fuel cell-powered mobile battery charger, challenging the status quo of typical...

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EHang Opens European Aerial Mobility Center

05 November 2023 || 3 min read

EHang has announced the opening of its first European UAM Center in Spain. Located inside the Lleida–Alguaire International Airport, the center represents the first-of-its-kind in Europe for unmanned electric vertical take-off and landing (eVTOL) aircraft, setting a benchmark globally for the effective integration of eVTOL aircraft operation with airport infrastructure, air traffic management systems, operational procedures, and other information technologies....

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Volocopter has passed another milestone with its crewed eVTOL, the Volocopter 2X. This time, the company has completed a flight test campaign at Tampa International Airport in Florida. The flight test campaign consisted of aircraft downwash and outwash testing with the U.S. Federal Aviation Authority (FAA) and performance testing in local environmental conditions. Media, partners, and guests were invited to...

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EHang Holdings Limited “Ehang” has announced its progress towards obtaining the Production Certificate (PC) and Airworthiness Certificate (AC) for the EH216-S, its self-developed passenger-carrying Unmanned Aerial Vehicle system. This milestone has been achieved in conjunction with the Civil Aviation Administration of China (CAAC). Under the guidance of the CAAC Central and Southern Regional Administration, EHang is diligently working to obtain...

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LaunchPoint Electric Propulsion Solutions, Inc has announced the grant of US Patent 11,738,875 B2 – their “game-changer” in the quest to advance electric flight. Launchpoint’s patent approval features a power-dense, efficient, and reliable propulsion system for electric aircraft. This technology has wide-ranging applications for drones and electric vertical takeoff and landing (eVTOL) vehicles, increasing the number of hybrid electric power...

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Crisalion Mobility, a Spanish company dedicated to developing cutting-edge electric mobility solutions, has made a significant move by appointing Manuel Heredia Ortiz as its new Managing Director. With a vision of promoting efficient, safe, and sustainable transportation, Crisalion Mobility is determined to help shape the future of aerial mobility developments. Manuel Heredia Ortiz brings a wealth of experience and expertise...

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Archer Aviation has just announced the successful flight of its latest aircraft, Midnight, in its ongoing flight test program. This accomplishment comes after four years of rigorous flight testing, including two years dedicated to full-scale tests with their predecessor aircraft, Maker. Archer’s Founder and CEO, Adam Goldstein, expressed his excitement about this achievement, emphasizing the culmination of years of hard...

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