(Web Desk) – Uber plans to launch air-taxis by 2020 for which the company has partnered with Aurora Flight Sciences in the United States.
The concept that Uber has developed for air-taxis comes from the X-Plane that Aurora is building for U.S. Department of Defense. X-Plane successfully completed its first test drive in March this year.
The concept comes from Aurora’s X-Plane
Aurora specialises in constructing unmanned aircrafts. X-Plane, also known as XV-24A is capable of Vertical Take-Off Landing. The aircraft aims to beat helicopters with two-fold speed.
Uber announced its plans of air-taxis in a press conference held in Dallas.