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Uber Hosts Second Elevate Conference »

Uber plans to host a second Elevate conference, May 8-9, in Los Angeles, bringing together more than 700 leaders from around the world to discuss the future of aeronautical technology for urban transit. Last year’s summit roster included leaders from industry, government and academia, including Embraer, Bell Helicopter, Pipistrel, Aurora Flight Sciences, Mooney, NASA, Airbus A3 and more. More

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Volocopter Starts Serial... »

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Terrafugia Unveils New... »

Terrafugia, which was recently acquired by Zhejiang Geely, a Chinese conglomerate, is now moving forward with new concepts for its next generation of flying... More

First Supersonic, Powered... »

Virgin Galactic’s SpaceShipTwo, VSS Unity, has completed its first supersonic, rocket-powered flight, the company announced last week. The aircraft was... More

Terrafugia Adds 125 Jobs »

Terrafugia, the Massachusetts-based “flying-car” company, said on Tuesday it has created 75 new jobs in the last year and plans to add 50 more by... More

Concept Vehicle Uses Wing... »

If speed, load-hauling and range represent the trifecta of motorized flight, many would argue you’ll find that sweet spot in wing-in-ground-effect... More

NASA, Lockheed Martin To... »

NASA has awarded a $247 million contract to Lockheed Martin's Skunk Works to build a piloted quiet supersonic technology demonstrator, with first flight... More