Source: Dow Jones Newswires
According to media reports, France's Airbus unveiled on September 21 the CityAirbus, a new generation of fixed-wing electric aircraft designed specifically for short-range urban air transportation.
The CityAirbus has a range of 80 km and a cruise speed of 120 km/h and a cabin that can accommodate four people.
The company said the CityAirbus is still in the design phase, and the prototype is expected to make its first flight in 2023 and be certified around 2025.
France's Airbus Unveils CityAirbus, a Next-Generation Electric Vehicle designed for Urban Air Mobility