The aviation juggernaut has already built a prototype air taxi
, as have archrivals Boeing, Uber and several other manufacturers.
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The company's portfolio of vehicles includes Cora, a two-person air taxi
and Flyer, a vehicle for personalized flight.
The company has chosen Melbourne as the third pilot city for its air taxi
program after Dallas and Los Angeles.
This will be Honeywell's third collaboration with an air taxi
company, assisting Jaunt Air Mobility with technology that will allow its air vehicles to interact safely and efficiently and help the company address regulatory and business challenges of the Urban Air Mobility segment.
"We are talking to air taxi
manufacturers from the aerospace and automotive industries, as well as with start-ups that build air vehicles and are looking to provide sharing services," Parentis says.
In this AFP file photo taken on May 8, 2018 an attendee gets into a full-sized model of Bell's unnamed air taxi
cabin concept at the second annual Uber Elevate Summit, in Los Angeles, California.
At the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas in January, the most buzzed-about product was probably Uber's autonomous air taxi
. The ride-hailing company has said that it hopes to roll out an air-travel business by 2023.
With a range of up to 50 miles, the air taxi
is 30 feet long and 28 feet wide.
Summary: Illinois [USA], Jan 25 (ANI): Soon, you may get to hop on a Boeing air taxi
to travel short distances.
Boeing's self-driving air taxi
completes test flight