Unmanned & Urban Aviation

Apr 20, 2021
EHang’s longer-range eVTOL; Aska flying car; Pipistrel cargo UAV for China; Xwing autonomy demo; and ANA flies Wingcopter.
Apr 16, 2021
With some 100 companies vying to enter the advanced air mobility industry, the competition was bound to get bloody sooner or later.
Apr 12, 2021
Agricultural eVTOL; Quiet electrics; South Korean UAM; 3D-printed RF; and Europe’s electric potential.
Apr 07, 2021
A look into the U.S. Army’s unconventional approach for replacing the RQ-7B.
Apr 05, 2021
Circular design for sustainability; Measuring quiet sonic booms; South Korean UAM; Wisk trial; and S-70 OPV.
Apr 20, 2021
Another startup has emerged to join the growing number of companies targeting the unmanned air logistics market.
Apr 19, 2021
Volocopter is to set up a test route for its VoloDrone unmanned cargo aircraft in its home city of Bruchsal, Germany, in a joint project with logistics company DB Schenker.
Apr 19, 2021
Skydweller Aero has flight tested the control system to be used in conversion of the Solar Impulse 2 solar-powered round-the-world aircraft into a long-endurance unmanned aircraft.
Apr 16, 2021
China’s EHang has unveiled plans for a longer-range electric air taxi, the inter-city VT30, as well as a the two-seat intracity EH216 piloted version.
Apr 15, 2021
Designing an eVTOL vehicle is challenging, and designing one that can be driven on the road as well as flown is more challenging.
Apr 15, 2021
ANA’s parent company has completed initial medical drone delivery trials as it works toward establishing a delivery network in Japan.
Apr 15, 2021
EASA has issued guidance for drone design verification for medium-risk uses that require authorization from a national aviation authority.
Apr 15, 2021
With more than 100 companies vying to enter the nascent advanced air mobility industry, the competition was always going to get bloody sooner or later.