Los Angeles has joined Dallas and Dubai as cities where ride-hailing giant Uber plans to launch demonstrations of urban air transport in 2020. Uber has also signed an agreement to cooperate with NASA on developing low-altitude airspace traffic management to support the demonstrations. Under its Elevate initiative, Uber plans to operate networks of four-seat electric vertical-takeoff-and-landing (eVTOL) aircraft providing ride-sharing flights that avoid traffic congestion in urban ...

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