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::
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