Vertical Flight https://aviationweek.com/taxonomy/term/45351/more en SkyPorts Secures Funding To Expand UAM Vertiport Infrastructure https://aviationweek.com/awincommercial/skyports-secures-funding-expand-uam-vertiport-infrastructure <div class="node-body article-body">Hard on the heels of showcasing its first urban air mobility terminal in Singapore, UK startup Skyports has raised $7M to continue buying sites for passenger and cargo vertiports globally. </div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/awincommercial/skyports-secures-funding-expand-uam-vertiport-infrastructure" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/awincommercial/skyports-secures-funding-expand-uam-vertiport-infrastructure#comments Vertical Flight AWIN_Commercial Commercial Aviation Top Stories Asia Pacific AWIN Europe Fri, 06 Dec 2019 18:09:00 +0000 1970941 at https://aviationweek.com Voloport: Skyports Russian Helicopters Sees UAM Niche For Coaxial VRT500 https://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/russian-helicopters-sees-uam-niche-coaxial-vrt500 <div class="field-deck"> Russian Helicopters takes Western approach to developing coaxial light helicopter </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Russia’s VRT500 will use a Western engine and avionics as it targets the urban air services niche.</div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/russian-helicopters-sees-uam-niche-coaxial-vrt500" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/russian-helicopters-sees-uam-niche-coaxial-vrt500#comments Aircraft & Propulsion Unmanned & Urban Aviation Future of Aerospace Vertical Flight Aviation Week & Space Technology Commercial Aviation Rotorcraft AWST Europe Tue, 26 Nov 2019 09:00:00 +0000 1970453 at https://aviationweek.com VR-Technologies Leonardo’s Medium-Weight Helicopter Proves Heavyweight Credentials https://aviationweek.com/vertical-flight/leonardo-s-medium-weight-helicopter-proves-heavyweight-credentials <div class="node-body article-body">AW139 has changed the fortunes of Leonardo’s helicopter business and generated a family of products.</div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/vertical-flight/leonardo-s-medium-weight-helicopter-proves-heavyweight-credentials" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/vertical-flight/leonardo-s-medium-weight-helicopter-proves-heavyweight-credentials#comments Vertical Flight Aviation Week & Space Technology Commercial Aviation Defense Rotorcraft AWST Europe Mon, 30 Sep 2019 08:00:00 +0000 1967399 at https://aviationweek.com Leonardo Unmanned Cargo Aircraft Take A Step Closer With Elroy Air Flight https://aviationweek.com/future-aerospace/unmanned-cargo-aircraft-take-step-closer-elroy-air-flight <div class="node-body article-body">Startup Elroy Air begins flight tests of a large VTOL unmanned aircraft designed for responsive logistics.</div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/future-aerospace/unmanned-cargo-aircraft-take-step-closer-elroy-air-flight" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/future-aerospace/unmanned-cargo-aircraft-take-step-closer-elroy-air-flight#comments Future of Aerospace Vertical Flight Aviation Week & Space Technology Commercial Aviation AW.com Unmanned Aviation North America Thu, 29 Aug 2019 08:00:00 +0000 1965864 at https://aviationweek.com Elroy Air Urban Air Mobility Making Progress As Uber Continues To Push Hard https://aviationweek.com/future-aerospace/urban-air-mobility-making-progress-uber-continues-push-hard <div class="node-body article-body">Uber remains the driving force behind urban air mobility, focusing its efforts on removing barrier as momentum continues to build.</div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/future-aerospace/urban-air-mobility-making-progress-uber-continues-push-hard" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/future-aerospace/urban-air-mobility-making-progress-uber-continues-push-hard#comments Future of Aerospace Vertical Flight Aviation Week & Space Technology Urban Air Mobility AWST North America Fri, 02 Aug 2019 07:55:00 +0000 1964739 at https://aviationweek.com The Beck Group Industry Task Force Addresses Drone Challenge At Airports https://aviationweek.com/vertical-flight/industry-task-force-addresses-drone-challenge-airports <div class="node-body article-body">An industry task force recommends the FAA and Transport Canada expedite drone remote identification requirements.</div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/vertical-flight/industry-task-force-addresses-drone-challenge-airports" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/vertical-flight/industry-task-force-addresses-drone-challenge-airports#comments Future of Aerospace Vertical Flight Aviation Week & Space Technology Commercial Aviation AW.com Unmanned Aviation North America Wed, 24 Jul 2019 08:00:00 +0000 1964260 at https://aviationweek.com Narvikk/IStock Honeywell Fly-by-Wire System Key To UK eVTOL Startup https://aviationweek.com/vertical-flight/honeywell-fly-wire-system-key-uk-evtol-startup <div class="node-body article-body">UK startup Vertical Aerospace sees Honeywell fly-by-wire as a differentiator in crowded eVTOL market.</div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/vertical-flight/honeywell-fly-wire-system-key-uk-evtol-startup" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/vertical-flight/honeywell-fly-wire-system-key-uk-evtol-startup#comments Future of Aerospace Vertical Flight Aviation Week & Space Technology Commercial Aviation AW.com Urban Air Mobility Europe North America Tue, 16 Jul 2019 08:05:00 +0000 1963899 at https://aviationweek.com Vertical Aerospace FAA Works Toward Remote ID Draft Rule https://aviationweek.com/vertical-flight/faa-works-toward-remote-id-draft-rule <div class="node-body article-body">FAA senior executives reinforced the message that “Remote ID” is a prerequisite for enabling more complex drone operations that are now allowed only by waiver.</div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/vertical-flight/faa-works-toward-remote-id-draft-rule" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/vertical-flight/faa-works-toward-remote-id-draft-rule#comments Future of Aerospace Vertical Flight Aviation Week & Space Technology Commercial Aviation Unmanned Aviation AWST North America Thu, 04 Jul 2019 08:00:00 +0000 1963443 at https://aviationweek.com Intel Corp. Uber Is Deploying First Elements of Elevate Air Mobility https://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/uber-deploying-first-elements-elevate-air-mobility <div class="node-body article-body">New partnerships for vehicle development, cabin design, ground operations and launch cities keep Uber Elevate on track.</div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/uber-deploying-first-elements-elevate-air-mobility" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/uber-deploying-first-elements-elevate-air-mobility#comments Future of Aerospace Vertical Flight Aviation Week & Space Technology Business Aviation Commercial Aviation Urban Air Mobility AWST Global Fri, 14 Jun 2019 08:00:00 +0000 1962188 at https://aviationweek.com EmbraerX Amazon Unveils New Design For Its Delivery Drone https://aviationweek.com/vertical-flight/amazon-unveils-new-design-its-delivery-drone <div class="node-body article-body">Online shopping giant Amazon on June 5 revealed its latest design for a delivery drone, rolling out a shrouded, multi-rotor aircraft capable of vertical and wing-borne flight.</div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/vertical-flight/amazon-unveils-new-design-its-delivery-drone" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/vertical-flight/amazon-unveils-new-design-its-delivery-drone#comments Vertical Flight AW.com Cargo Commercial Aviation Top Stories North America Wed, 05 Jun 2019 15:14:00 +0000 1961807 at https://aviationweek.com Amazon