Bell is to collaborate with France’s Safran on development of a hybrid-electric propulsion system for its electric vertical-takeoff-and-landing (eVTOL) on-demand air mobility concept. The teaming was announced by Scott Drennan, Bell’s director of innovation, at the Future of Transportation World Conference in Cologne on Tuesday. The company is partnered with Uber to develop a prototype of the Bell Air Taxi, but also is looking at other markets. “We are going to start off ...

THIS CONTENT REQUIRES SUBSCRIPTION ACCESS

You must have an Aviation Week Intelligence Network (AWIN) account or subscribe to this Market Briefing to access "Bell, Safran Team On Hybrid Propulsion For eVTOL".

 

Current Aviation Week Intelligence Network (AWIN) enterprise and individual members: please go to http://awin.aviationweek.com for access.

 

Not currently a subscriber? Click on the "Learn More" button below to view subscription offers.

Already registered? here.