Ravn Alaska Commits To 50 Airflow eSTOL Aircraft

By Graham Warwick Jun 08, 2021
Regional airline Ravn Alaska has signed a letter of intent (LOI) with startup Airflow for 50 electric logistics aircraft. 
Aircraft & Propulsion

Eve Teams With Brazil’s Helisul On UAM

By Graham Warwick Jun 08, 2021
Hard on the heels of its agreement with UK and U.S. helicopter operator Halo Aviation, Embraer spinoff Eve Urban Air Mobility has partnered with Brazil’s Helisul Aviation to develop an ecosystem for aerial ridesharing.
Advanced Air Mobility

Investors Fuel AAM Development

By Carole Rickard Hedden Jun 07, 2021
How the early leaders in urban air mobility plan to roll out their air taxi services is becoming more clear: Details about their plans are emerging as parts of deals to go public, with valuations in the billions of dollars.
Advanced Air Mobility

EASA Advances AAM Guidance

By Carole Rickard Hedden Jun 07, 2021
Obtaining certification from civil aviation authorities is the milestone that eVTOL vehicle manufacturers most seek—it allows them to be first-to-market in what is viewed as a keenly competitive industry.
Advanced Air Mobility

Weekly Debrief: Aviation Week Launches AAM Report For New Industry

By Carole Rickard Hedden Jun 07, 2021
The energy behind a new industry forming is palpable—excitement about something new, the risk involved, the pace of change.
Advanced Air Mobility

Joby Lays Out Milestones To UAM Service Launch

By Graham Warwick Jun 07, 2021
Joby Aviation has laid out its road map to achieve type certification of its electric air taxi and obtain its air operator certificate in order to begin commercial aerial ridesharing services in U.S. cities in 2024.
Advanced Air Mobility

Joby Aviation Stays On Top Of AAM Reality Index

By Carole Rickard Hedden Jun 07, 2021
Joby Aviation sits atop the rankings of AAM companies in the SMG Consulting AAM Reality Index released June 8.
Aerospace

Daedalean Advances First AI Applications With EASA Project

Aviation Week Staff Jun 03, 2021
Explaining artificial intelligence (AI) in a way that meets safety standards and rulemaking is one of the key challenges to fully automating advanced air mobility vehicles.
Advanced Air Mobility