Urban Air Mobility: Explore 20 stories

PODCAST: Piloting the future of flight

For the aviation industry, this is the most exciting period since the dawn of the jet age. Paul Eremenko...For the aviation industry, this is the most exciting period since the dawn of the jet age. Paul Eremenko & Charles Champion discuss how technology is shaping the future...

Pop.Up: Urban transport reimagined

Airbus and Italdesign unveil an ingenious modular air and ground passenger concept vehicle Pop.Up intended to demonstrate a future...Airbus and Italdesign unveil an ingenious modular air and ground passenger concept vehicle Pop.Up intended to demonstrate a future vision of urban mobility.
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Investing in the future: Developing the drone ecosystem

At Airbus Ventures, we’re constantly in pursuit of the most exciting upstart companies, business models and offerings set to...At Airbus Ventures, we’re constantly in pursuit of the most exciting upstart companies, business models and offerings set to tackle some of the world's biggest challenges.
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Making megacities move

According to the United Nations Centre for Human Settlements, by 2030 it is estimated that 60% of the world’s...According to the United Nations Centre for Human Settlements, by 2030 it is estimated that 60% of the world’s population will live in urban areas. This represents an increase...

Urban air mobility

Urban air mobility (UAM) is building on currently viable technology. What are planned as demonstrators today are road-mapped to...Urban air mobility (UAM) is building on currently viable technology. What are planned as demonstrators today are road-mapped to provide a transformational transport solution for tomorrow.

How electrification will evolve flight

Electrification of aircraft is already proving to be a massive disruptor for air travel. However, the future possibilities which...Electrification of aircraft is already proving to be a massive disruptor for air travel. However, the future possibilities which are only beginning to be imagined are mind blowing.

A dedicated home

The focal point of our endeavour to deliver electric and hybrid aircraft propulsion technologies will open in 2018, with...The focal point of our endeavour to deliver electric and hybrid aircraft propulsion technologies will open in 2018, with the E-Aircraft System House in Ottobrunn, Germany.

Skyways: rethinking the urban last mile

As we move towards a future where autonomous urban flight becomes technologically normalised, we need to help develop a...As we move towards a future where autonomous urban flight becomes technologically normalised, we need to help develop a world that can welcome and support it.