Joby Aviation

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Singapore has pledged to run the world’s first commercial electric air taxi service by the end of 2023 in partnership with German start-up Volocopter. Photograph: iStock

Investors have earmarked a record $4.3 billion (€3.66 billion) to electric air taxi start-ups this year, as many hope to uncover “the next Tesla”. Th(...)

The Joby aircraft. Photograph: Bradley Wentzel/Joby

It was sleek, cone-shaped, a little confusing – like something Hollywood would give a sci-fi villain for a quick getaway. It wasn’t a helicopter. And(...)

Up, up and away: flying cars might solve the problem of traffic congestion in dense urban areas.

We think of them as the flying cars from classic cartoon The Jetsons but they are formally known as electric vertical takeoff and landing aircraft, or(...)