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Flying taxis could take to the skies by 2022

Vertical Aerospace enters the flying-taxi market, aiming to transform air travel and offer short-haul intercity flights with a pilot in the next four years......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersSep 14th, 2018

Watch This New Drone Taxi Take Off In Vienna 

An Austrian aerospace company and its Chinese partner demonstrated its drone-taxi in Vienna Thursday, trying to sell the idea of flying taxis to government officials. Local officials and j.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeApr 7th, 2019

Uber Planned On Running 13,000 Self-Driving Taxis By 2022

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Category: blogSource: benzingaMar 13th, 2019

High-flying Portland CEO takes to the skies

Skyward's Mariah Scott on paragliding and the future of drones......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 8th, 2019

Boeing"s flying car lift off in a race to the skies

Boeing says its autonomous flying car prototype has conducted a successful inaugural test flight, as it seeks to revolutionize urban travel in competition with numerous rivals. David Doyle reports......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersJan 24th, 2019

Boeing successfully completes test flight of air taxi prototype

Boeing, which is working with Uber on flying taxis, successfully completed the first test of its prototype autonomous pa.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayJan 23rd, 2019

Uber says flying taxis could be ready by 2023

Uber has said that it could be running a flying taxi service in four years......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJan 19th, 2019

It"s A Bird, It"s A Plane: Bell Flight To Take Off In 2020

Bell Flight, the company formerly known as Bell Helicopter, teamed up with Uber back in 2017 when the ride sharing company was touting its network of high flying taxis to reduce traffic congestion.   read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaJan 8th, 2019

Here’s when DFW"s bullet train, hyperloop, driverless cars and flying taxis are set to take off

If you don’t think of North Texas as being on the cutting edge of transportation, consider this: HIGH-SPEED RAIL The 200 mph Texas Bullet Train between Dallas and Houston is set to be the first project of its type in the nation. The project in.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 7th, 2018

Are flying taxis about to become a reality?

With many prototypes being showcased, could flying taxis be taking off in the next few years?.....»»

Category: videoSource: cnnSep 10th, 2018

This 28-person startup took a big first step towards launching a nationwide flying taxi service by 2022

G F Williams Flying vehicle startup Vertical Aerospace has conducted the first test flight of its electric vertical take off and landing aircraft. The firm hopes to provide inter-city flights to up to two passengers within f.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderSep 10th, 2018

Uber is investing its revenue in everything from scooters and bikes to flying taxis

Ride-hailing company Uber genera.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayAug 16th, 2018

A Newly-Disclosed TSA Surveillance Program Monitors Air Passengers Even If They Have No Known Terrorist Ties

Under the 'Quiet Skies' program, air marshals are supposed to spot suspicious behavior. Do you sweat heavily or use the restroom frequently while flying within the U.S.?.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneJul 30th, 2018

Air Taxis and Self-Driving Aircraft: Aviation Industry Faces Its Future

The Farnborough International Airshow in England this past week highlighted technology of the near future, including autonomous aircraft and urban flying vehicles that don’t need an airport......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjJul 21st, 2018

This could be the Rolls-Royce of flying taxis

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Category: topSource: moneyJul 16th, 2018

Rolls-Royce is the latest to develop a flying taxi

The flying taxis from Airbus and Uber may have some fresh competition, albeit not quite in the way they might have expected. Rolls-Royce has unveiled an EVTOL (Electric Vertical Take Off and Landin.....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJul 15th, 2018

Rolls-Royce plans for take-off in flying taxi market

British jet engine maker Rolls-Royce has designed a propulsion system for a flying taxi and is starting a search for partners to help develop a project it hopes could take to the skies as soon as early next decade......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJul 15th, 2018

7 wild photos of the SR-71 Blackbird"s afterburners in action

NASA The SR-71 Blackbird spy plane is the fastest and highest-flying production aircraft to ever hit the skies.  Despite the US Air Force officially retiring the Blackbird in 1990 (although NASA would use two o.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJun 14th, 2018

Flying taxis, on-demand helicopters? Airbus thinks they"re more than a "Jetsons" cartoon

Airbus SE is creating a division to oversee f.....»»

Category: topSource: latimesMay 28th, 2018

Airbus steps up push for flying taxis, on-demand helicopters

Airbus SE is creating a division to oversee futuristic transport options such as flying taxis and on-demand helicopters in a sign the European planemaker is going on the offensive against tech providers and startups encroaching in the market......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMay 28th, 2018

Airbus steps up push for flying taxis, on-demand helicopters

Airbus SE is creating a division to oversee futuristic transport options such as flying taxis and on-demand helicopters in a sign the European planemaker is going on the offensive against tech providers and startups encroaching in the market......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMay 28th, 2018