CityAirbus Completes First Vertical Tethered Hops . . . Airbus Helicopters’ ducted-rotor CityAirbus electric urban air mobility (UAM) demonstrator recently had a milestone moment, taking its first hops into the air in Germany. The CityAirbus, one of two electric vertical-takeoff-and-landing (eVTOL) UAM systems developed by the company—the other is Vahana—made its first hover on May 1 at the company’s Donauworth facility in Bavaria. Company officials tell Aviation ...


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