CityAirbus Hits Power-On Milestone

Credit: Artist's concept of CityAirbus: Airbus
ANKARA, Turkey—Engineers working on Airbus’ urban air mobility (UAM) concept air vehicle CityAirbus have powered up the aircraft’s ground test system for the first time. The so-called “iron bird” located in Taufkirchen, Germany, will be used to validate the various onboard systems on the CityAirbus...

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