Volocopter Takes First Step Toward Paris UAM

Volocopter 2X was flown remotely controlled at Le Bourget Airport in Paris.
Credit: Volocopter
In a first step toward urban air mobility demonstrations at the 2024 Olympic Games in Paris, Volocopter conducted a remotely controlled flight of its 2X prototype at Le Bourget Airport during the online Paris Air Forum on June 21. The 3-min. flight was the first in France by an electric vertical...
Graham Warwick

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