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Volocopter Collaborates with Microsoft on VoloIQ Aerospace Cloud Project

Volocopter Collaborates with Microsoft on VoloIQ Aerospace Cloud Project

Volocopter, the pioneer of urban air mobility (UAM), announced a strategic collaboration with Microsoft to develop an aerospace cloud system in Microsoft Azure that will address the nascent cloud computing requirements for eVTOLs, UAM, and autonomous...

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Volocopter effectue le premier vol eVTOL avec équipage en France

Volocopter effectue le premier vol eVTOL avec équipage en France

Le 21 mars 2022 Volocopter achève une double victoire de pionnier en devenant le premier développeur d’eVTOL effectuant des vols d’essai avec équipage et piloté à distance en France. Les vols avec équipage faisaient partie d’une semaine de campagne de...

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EASA issues world’s first design specifications for vertiports

EASA issues world’s first design specifications for vertiports

The European Union Aviation Safety Agency published the world’s first guidance for the design of vertiports, the ground infrastructure needed for the safe operation of Urban Air Mobility services such as air taxis in locations across Europe, including...

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Dirk Hoke to Become New CEO of Volocopter

Dirk Hoke to Become New CEO of Volocopter

8 March 2022, Dirk Hoke, former CEO of Airbus Defence & Space, was announced as Chief Executive Officer and Managing Director of Volocopter, the pioneer of urban air mobility (UAM) by the company’s Advisory Board, starting September 2022. He will follow...

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Volocopter Raises USD 170 million in First Signing of Series E Financing Round

Volocopter Raises USD 170 million in First Signing of Series E Financing Round

Volocopter, the pioneer of urban air mobility, has raised USD 170 million in the initial signing of its Series E funding round led by South Korean investor WP Investment, at a pre-money valuation of USD 1.7 billion. Composed of funds by new and existing...

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