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Aston Martin unveils a hybrid electric flying vehicle at Farnborough Airshow
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Aston Martin unveils a hybrid electric flying vehicle at Farnborough Airshow

Aston Martin believes it could corner the market for luxury flying vehicles in the future.

Rolls Royce unveils hybrid flying taxi that will take to the skies by 2019-end
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Rolls Royce unveils hybrid flying taxi that will take to the skies by 2019-end

The Rolls-Royce EVTOL can seat four or five people, has flying range of 500 miles at 200mph.

Rolls-Royce developing technology for flying taxis, on the look out for partners
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Rolls-Royce developing technology for flying taxis, on the look out for partners

Rolls-Royce said that it had drawn up plans for an electric vertical take-off and landing vehicle.

Uber has started a contest to select an international city to allow it to begin the UberAIR flying taxi demo in 2020
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Uber has started a contest to select an international city to allow it to begin the UberAIR flying taxi demo in 2020

Uber 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.

NASA strikes deal with Uber to develop an air control software for managing flying taxis
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NASA strikes deal with Uber to develop an air control software for managing flying taxis

Uber said it was the first formal services contract by National Aeronautical and Space Administration (NASA) covering low-altitude airspace.

Lilium, the German ‘flying taxi’ firm has secured $90 million in funding from Tencent and others
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Lilium, the German ‘flying taxi’ firm has secured $90 million in funding from Tencent and others

Lilium 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.

Daimler and other firms provide $30 million in funding to Volocopter
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Daimler and other firms provide $30 million in funding to Volocopter

Daimler joined a consortium which includes technology investor Lukasz Gadowski, who sits on the supervisory board of Delivery Hero

Uber promises to deploy zero emission flying taxis in Texas and Dubai by 2020
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Uber promises to deploy zero emission flying taxis in Texas and Dubai by 2020

After upending the taxi market with its ride-hailing service, Uber Technologies Inc is now aiming for the skies with its flying taxis.

Lilium successfully tests five seater flying taxi prototype in Germany
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Lilium successfully tests five seater flying taxi prototype in Germany

The five-seater jet, which will be capable of vertical take-off and landing, could be used for urban air taxi and ride-sharing services.