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Jul 19, 2018
Aston Martin unveils a hybrid electric flying vehicle at Farnborough AirshowAston Martin believes it could corner the market for luxury flying vehicles in the future.
Jul 18, 2018
Rolls Royce unveils hybrid flying taxi that will take to the skies by 2019-endThe Rolls-Royce EVTOL can seat four or five people, has flying range of 500 miles at 200mph.
Jul 16, 2018
Rolls-Royce developing technology for flying taxis, on the look out for partnersRolls-Royce said that it had drawn up plans for an electric vertical take-off and landing vehicle.
May 10, 2018
Uber has started a contest to select an international city to allow it to begin the UberAIR flying taxi demo in 2020Uber previously named Dubai as its third launch city but said on 8 May it had reopened its selection process to include other cities which fit more of its criteria.
Nov 08, 2017
NASA strikes deal with Uber to develop an air control software for managing flying taxisUber said it was the first formal services contract by National Aeronautical and Space Administration (NASA) covering low-altitude airspace.
Sep 05, 2017
Lilium, the German ‘flying taxi’ firm has secured $90 million in funding from Tencent and othersLilium said it plans to use the fresh funding to dramatically expand hiring and carry it through the next development stages of its 5-seater electric jet.
Aug 01, 2017
Daimler and other firms provide $30 million in funding to VolocopterDaimler joined a consortium which includes technology investor Lukasz Gadowski, who sits on the supervisory board of Delivery Hero
Apr 26, 2017
Uber promises to deploy zero emission flying taxis in Texas and Dubai by 2020After upending the taxi market with its ride-hailing service, Uber Technologies Inc is now aiming for the skies with its flying taxis.
Apr 21, 2017
Lilium successfully tests five seater flying taxi prototype in GermanyThe five-seater jet, which will be capable of vertical take-off and landing, could be used for urban air taxi and ride-sharing services.