Airbus announced its latest iteration, of the CityAirbuss , its electric Urban Air Mobility (UAM) vehicle, during September 21’s Airbus Summit In Toulouse. The prototype of the 4-seater should make its first flight in 2023 and be certified in 2025.
AirInsight talked to the head of UAM, Joerg Mueller, to discuss the launch of CityAirbus::
Active as a journalist since 1987, with a background in newspapers, magazines, and a regional news station, Richard has been covering commercial aviation on a freelance basis since late 2016.
In 2022, he has gone full-time freelance. Richard has been contributing to AirInsight since December 2018. He is also writing for Airliner World and Aviation News. From January 2023, he will add a part-time role with Dutch website and magazine Luchtvaartnieuws. Twitter: @rschuur_aero.