Urban Air Mobility: Can It Be Quiet Enough?

Credit: Siemens
After safety and public adoption, noise and public acceptance are the biggest challenges facing urban air transport. Opposition to noise has constricted, and in many cases eliminated, helicopter services in cities. Unless electric vertical-takeoff-and-landing (eVTOL) aircraft are significantly...
Graham Warwick

Graham leads Aviation Week's coverage of technology, focusing on engineering and technology across the aerospace industry, with a special focus on identifying technologies of strategic importance to aviation, aerospace and defense.

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