CityAirbus

Technology, Transportation, Uncategorized

Airbus passes testing milestone on CityAirbus flying taxi

By Michelle Cohen, Fri, October 6, 2017

Airbus, CityAirbus, Flying Taxi

City Airbus. Image: Airbus

If you’re stuck in city traffic, you’ll appreciate this news: Airbus helicopters has just announced that it has completed its first full-scale testing on the propulsion system of the company’s CityAirbus demonstrator, Designboom reports. The vehicle in question is a a multi-passenger, self-piloted electric vertical take-off and landing (VTOL) vehicle made for urban air mobility–in essence, a flying taxi.

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