Learn about Urban Air Mobility from recent Global Urban Air Summit - videos & articles
Fascinating futures at the 1st Global Urban Air Summit (GUAS) held at Farnborough International. The GUAS conference was an opportunity for innovators to demonstrate and discuss advances in electrification, batteries, autonomy, connectivity and infrastructure – all capabliities needed to enable the safe, reliable and predictable operation of urban aircraft"
"Why it’s important: GUAS is the first event of its kind in the sector, and concentrated more on practical engagement between the communities of interest. Gatherings of this sort are a step in the right direction for coordinating how urban air mobility will navigate a complex regulatory environment and integrate with other transportation methods."
"Operators such as Uber Air are eager to enter the market with nearly developed eVTOLs, but depend on collaboration and feedback from agencies such as the FAA and the UK’s CAA. .
(Source: GUAS 2019 Recap)
Watch a short video professionally, produced by the Farnborough International News Network (FINN), to learn what was covered in this fascinating and well-attended first summit. In addition, an article with video on how Airbus is focusing on the entire ecosystem of the Urban Air Mobility (UAM) market. See also summaries and visuals about the GUAS event on TransportUP.
TD-Info’s Luca Leone moderated a panel on Defence Logistics Supply: Going the Last Mile that included Col. Ed Corrigan, Head of Future Concepts, Defence Logistics (DefLogs), MOD and Peter Stockel, Autonomy Lead, Defence Science and Technology Laboratory (DSTL).
Download a copy of the GUAS Confrernce Programme. TD-Info members exhibiting and participating included Boeing and ATKINS.
TD-Info was a media partner for this event. Also, see previous TD-Info News Item on GUAS.
Added: 8th September 2019