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OneSky Completes Phase 1 of UAM Quantum Computing Pilot Program

OneSky Completes Phase 1 of UAM Quantum Computing Pilot Program

OneSky's UAM Quantum Computing pilot program, will demonstrate how quantum computing can develop an optimized operating system for UAM.

Drivers Urged to Check Their Vehicle Ahead of ULEZ Expansion

Drivers Urged to Check Their Vehicle Ahead of ULEZ Expansion

With a week to go until the ULEZ expands, TfL is urging drivers to use its online vehicle checker to make sure they don't get caught out.

Autonomous Mass Transit System Heralds New Age of Urban Transport

Autonomous Mass Transit System Heralds New Age of Urban Transport

A world-first driverless, zero-emission mass transit technology, launched by UK-start up Urban.MASS, will revolutionise urban mobility.

A New Ride in Town: The Dott e-Bike Is Here!

A New Ride in Town: The Dott e-Bike Is Here!

Dott's new e-bike givee citydwellers even more space for everyday eco-friendly exploration.

DB and Siemens Present the First Automatic Train

DB and Siemens Present the First Automatic Train

Deutsche Bahn (DB) and Siemens Mobility have developed the world’s first train that operates by itself in rail traffic.

Nearly £2 Million for Tech Start-Ups to Power the Transport Revolution

Nearly £2 Million for Tech Start-Ups to Power the Transport Revo...

Creative start-ups to be given a share of £1.95 million in DfT funding to see ideas to revolutionise transport brought to life.

Xwing and Inmarsat Partner to Develop Autonomous Aviation Solution

Xwing and Inmarsat Partner to Develop Autonomous Aviation Solutio...

Xwing has signed an MoU for a proposed development partnership with Inmarsat to create a dedicated terminal and associated services for autonomous aircraft.

BYD and Levo to Deploy up to 5,000 EVs to Electrify U.S. Fleets

BYD and Levo to Deploy up to 5,000 EVs to Electrify U.S. Fleets

BYD and Levo Mobility LLC have announced plans for joint deployment of up to 5,000 BEVs over the next five years. 

Future Transport Supplier News

Maintenance Facilities Turn to Green Technologies

Maintenance Facilities Turn to Green Technologies

EARTHLIFT is proving popular as heavy duty vehicles are steering towards a greener future, being used in maintenance facilities and servicing.

Lifting Electric and Hydrogen Commercial Vehicles

Lifting Electric and Hydrogen Commercial Vehicles

Electric and hydrogen-powered vehicle adoption in the transport industry is growing. Steril-Koni explain how to ensure your workshop is ready.

Optibus and GreenRoad Partner for Safety-Driven Transport Planning System

Optibus and GreenRoad Partner for Safety-Driven Transport Plannin...

Optibus and GreenRoad Technologies will bring historical road safety data into the earliest phases of transportation planning. 

Successful First Public Flight of Volocopter’s VoloDrone

Successful First Public Flight of Volocopter’s VoloDrone

Volocopter’s electric heavy-lift drone VoloDrone conducted its first public flight today at ITS World Congress 2021.

New Research Analyses Impact of e-Scooters on Personal Wellbeing

New Research Analyses Impact of e-Scooters on Personal Wellbeing

Research by Voi and the universities of Leeds and Cambridge aims to generate insights on the potential impact of e-scooters on personal wellbeing.

ZF Invests in Oxbotica to Deploy Autonomous Passenger Shuttles

ZF Invests in Oxbotica to Deploy Autonomous Passenger Shuttles

ZF and Oxbotica will develop a Level 4 self-driving system which will initially be deployed in passenger shuttles in major cities around the world.

Driverless Shuttles Connect Rural France in 12km Round-Trip

Driverless Shuttles Connect Rural France in 12km Round-Trip

The NIMFEA project will provide a shared autonomous shuttle service between April and October 2022 in rural France.

DCS, EVBox Group, The Mobility House: Single EV Charging Solution for Fleets

DCS, EVBox Group, The Mobility House: Single EV Charging Solution...

Digital Charging Solutions (DCS), EVBox Group, and The Mobility House will combine their offerings to create a single EV charging solution for fleets.

Autonomous Vehicles

Autonomous Mass Transit System Heralds New Age of Urban Transport

Autonomous Mass Transit System Heralds New Age of Urban Transport

A world-first driverless, zero-emission mass transit technology, launched by UK-start up Urban.MASS, will revolutionise urban mobility.

DB and Siemens Present the First Automatic Train

DB and Siemens Present the First Automatic Train

Deutsche Bahn (DB) and Siemens Mobility have developed the world’s first train that operates by itself in rail traffic.

Mission to Space Completed: UITP Closes Automated Vehicles Project

Mission to Space Completed: UITP Closes Automated Vehicles Projec...

UITP's pioneering project SPACE comes to a close, having investigated how to place public transport at the centre of the AV revolution.

Autonomous Vehicle Leaders to Launch New Industry Body, PAVE

Autonomous Vehicle Leaders to Launch New Industry Body, PAVE

Leaders in automated vehicle technology are calling for founding members to join them launching Partners for Automated Vehicle Education (PAVE) Europe.

Heriot-Watt University: Bad Weather Data Could Help Autonomous Vehicles See

Heriot-Watt University: Bad Weather Data Could Help Autonomous Ve...

Sensors that operate in Scotland’s rain, snow and fog are providing data that could help autonomous vehicles operate safely in adverse weather. 

Argo AI and Ford to Launch Self-Driving Vehicles on Lyft Network

Argo AI and Ford to Launch Self-Driving Vehicles on Lyft Network

In an industry-first collaboration, Argo AI, Lyft and Ford Motor Company are working together to commercialize autonomous ride hailing.

First International Safety Standard for Fully Automated Driving Systems Published

First International Safety Standard for Fully Automated Driving S...

The first international safety standard for level 4 automated driving systems has been published by ISO (International Organization for Standardization).

Toshiba: Solid-State LiDAR for Transportation Infrastructure Monitoring

Toshiba: Solid-State LiDAR for Transportation Infrastructure Moni...

Toshiba’s upgraded solid-state LiDAR realizes clear, long-distance, robust 3D scanning and object detection in a wide variety of conditions.

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Micromobility

A New Ride in Town: The Dott e-Bike Is Here!

A New Ride in Town: The Dott e-Bike Is Here!

Dott's new e-bike givee citydwellers even more space for everyday eco-friendly exploration.

Camden Joins London’s Rental e-Scooter Trial

Camden Joins London’s Rental e-Scooter Trial

E-scooters will be available to rent in Camden from Monday 27 September, joining the nine other boroughs involved in the trial.

HumanForest Launches New e-Bikes in London

HumanForest Launches New e-Bikes in London

HumanForest celebrates the launch of its e-bikes on the roads of London with the ambition to promote happier, healthier lifestyles in the capital.

Fully Charged Opens UK’s Largest eBike Service Centre

Fully Charged Opens UK’s Largest eBike Service Centre

Fully Charged has launched the UK’s largest eBike service centre, underneath the railway arches in the capital's London Bridge.

Pure Electric Unveils First Electric Bike Offering

Pure Electric Unveils First Electric Bike Offering

Pure Electric has announced the arrival of the Pure Flux One, the company's first new electric bike, available to pre-order now.

Spin Announces First in-House E-Scooter That Is Built to Last

Spin Announces First in-House E-Scooter That Is Built to Last

Spin, the micromobility subsidiary of Ford Motor Company, has announced the launch of S-100T 1st edition, its new flagship electric scooter.

Moovit and TIER Join Forces in 70+ Cities for First and Last Mile

Moovit and TIER Join Forces in 70+ Cities for First and Last Mile

Moovit and TIER have announced a partnership that offers users more convenient first and last mile options.

Bird and Scootaround to Offer On-Demand Accessible Mobility for Cities

Bird and Scootaround to Offer On-Demand Accessible Mobility for C...

Bird has teamed up with Scootaround, to pilot a first-of-its-kind program that provides effective, accessible mobility solutions on-demand.

Urban Air Mobility

OneSky Completes Phase 1 of UAM Quantum Computing Pilot Program

OneSky Completes Phase 1 of UAM Quantum Computing Pilot Program

OneSky's UAM Quantum Computing pilot program, will demonstrate how quantum computing can develop an optimized operating system for UAM.

Xwing and Inmarsat Partner to Develop Autonomous Aviation Solution

Xwing and Inmarsat Partner to Develop Autonomous Aviation Solutio...

Xwing has signed an MoU for a proposed development partnership with Inmarsat to create a dedicated terminal and associated services for autonomous aircraft.

Honda Introduces Initiatives in New Areas, Plans to Enter eVTOL Market

Honda Introduces Initiatives in New Areas, Plans to Enter eVTOL M...

Honda is developing its eVTOL (electric Vertical Take-off and Landing) aircraft by taking advantage of a wide range of Honda’s core technologies.

Volocopter and Geely Joint Venture Orders 150 Volocopter Aircraft

Volocopter and Geely Joint Venture Orders 150 Volocopter Aircraft

Volocopter and Aerofugia, a subsidiary of China’s Geely Technology Group, announced the finalization of their joint venture company.

Airbus Reveals the Next Generation of CityAirbus

Airbus Reveals the Next Generation of CityAirbus

Airbus has announced plans for a new CityAirbus at the Company’s first #AirbusSummit on “Pioneering Sustainable Aerospace.”

Dufour Aerospace and Swiss Air-Rescue Rega to Develop eVTOL Air Ambulance

Dufour Aerospace and Swiss Air-Rescue Rega to Develop eVTOL Air A...

Dufour Aerospace and Swiss Air-Rescue Rega have announced development cooperation for the air ambulance version of Aero3.

Bristow Group Joins Forces with Electra.aero for Self-Charging Electric Plane

Bristow Group Joins Forces with Electra.aero for Self-Charging El...

Bristow Group Inc. and Electra.aero, Inc. have signed an MoU to cooperate on Electra's hybrid-electric short take-off and landing (eSTOL) aircraft.

Archer and REEF Team Up To Tackle Urban Congestion with Vertiports

Archer and REEF Team Up To Tackle Urban Congestion with Vertiport...

Archer Aviation Inc., has announced it will work with REEF to develop plans for urban takeoff and landing sites.

All the Latest News

OneSky Completes Phase 1 of UAM Quantum Computing Pilot Program

OneSky Completes Phase 1 of UAM Quantum Computing Pilot Program

OneSky's UAM Quantum Computing pilot program, will demonstrate how quantum computing can develop an optimized operating system for UAM.

Drivers Urged to Check Their Vehicle Ahead of ULEZ Expansion

Drivers Urged to Check Their Vehicle Ahead of ULEZ Expansion

With a week to go until the ULEZ expands, TfL is urging drivers to use its online vehicle checker to make sure they don't get caught out.

Autonomous Mass Transit System Heralds New Age of Urban Transport

Autonomous Mass Transit System Heralds New Age of Urban Transport

A world-first driverless, zero-emission mass transit technology, launched by UK-start up Urban.MASS, will revolutionise urban mobility.

A New Ride in Town: The Dott e-Bike Is Here!

A New Ride in Town: The Dott e-Bike Is Here!

Dott's new e-bike givee citydwellers even more space for everyday eco-friendly exploration.

DB and Siemens Present the First Automatic Train

DB and Siemens Present the First Automatic Train

Deutsche Bahn (DB) and Siemens Mobility have developed the world’s first train that operates by itself in rail traffic.

Nearly £2 Million for Tech Start-Ups to Power the Transport Revolution

Nearly £2 Million for Tech Start-Ups to Power the Transport Revo...

Creative start-ups to be given a share of £1.95 million in DfT funding to see ideas to revolutionise transport brought to life.

Xwing and Inmarsat Partner to Develop Autonomous Aviation Solution

Xwing and Inmarsat Partner to Develop Autonomous Aviation Solutio...

Xwing has signed an MoU for a proposed development partnership with Inmarsat to create a dedicated terminal and associated services for autonomous aircraft.

BYD and Levo to Deploy up to 5,000 EVs to Electrify U.S. Fleets

BYD and Levo to Deploy up to 5,000 EVs to Electrify U.S. Fleets

BYD and Levo Mobility LLC have announced plans for joint deployment of up to 5,000 BEVs over the next five years. 

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