Aviation

Joby and Skyports partner to demonstrate air taxi ‘vertiports’ | News

Electric air taxi developer Joby Aviation and air taxi terminal designer Skyports Infrastructure have partnered to study and demonstrate how such a terminal would actually work. The companies are developing what they call a “Living Lab passenger terminal” – a move coming as Joby works to certificate its in-development electric vertical take-off and landing (eVTOL) […]

Aviation

ZeroAvia reinforces hydrogen fuel-cell technology position with HyPoint acquisition | News

Future propulsion innovator ZeroAvia has wholly acquired the fuel-cell stack specialist HyPoint, to reinforce its hydrogen-electric product line. ZeroAvia is developing powertrains for hydrogen-fuelled engines and has co-operated closely with HyPoint, particularly in the UK, over the last couple of years. The acquisition follows a previous tie-up, aimed at developing fuel-cell stacks, with Scandinavian energy […]

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US pilot union against exemption for Boeing 737 Max 7, Max 10 certification | News

Pilot union Allied Pilots Association (APA), which represents pilots at American Airlines, opposes an equipment certification exemption for Boeing’s 737 Max 7 and Max 10 aircraft. The certification deadline for those two models is the end of this year, but according to a letter from the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) to a federal government committee, first […]