Articles about Uber Elevate

Japan's 'flying car' successfully completes first public flight

31 Aug 2020

Technology
Japan's 'flying car' successfully completes first public flight

In a major development, a flying car has taken off in Japan for the first time.

CES 2020: Hyundai unveils flying taxis for Uber's Elevate project

08 Jan 2020

Auto
CES 2020: Hyundai unveils flying taxis for Uber's Elevate project

At the ongoing Consumer Electronics Show, where tech giants like Sony are surprising us with concept cars, traditional carmakers are aiming for the skies. Literally!

Soon, Uber will offer quick helicopter rides: Details here

07 Jun 2019

Technology
Soon, Uber will offer quick helicopter rides: Details here

Back in 2015, ride-hailing giant Ola played a witty April Fools' Day prank by announcing OLA Air - helicopter rides for metro cities.

Larry Page's 'Cora' air taxi project inches closer to reality

16 Oct 2018

Technology
Larry Page's 'Cora' air taxi project inches closer to reality

Kitty Hawk, Larry Page's flying car company, is inching closer towards bringing one of its projects to life - Cora.

Congestion costing India a whopping Rs. 1.44L crore a year

26 Apr 2018

India
Congestion costing India a whopping Rs. 1.44L crore a year

Four metros of India-Delhi, Mumbai, Kolkata and Bengaluru-are 149% more congested than other comparable cities in Asia, whereby commuters take 1.5-times longer to reach a certain destination during peak hours.

Uber seeks to test its "flying cars" by 2020

27 Apr 2017

Technology
Uber seeks to test its "flying cars" by 2020

In what Chief Product Officer Jeff Holden called "a natural next step for Uber", the company has announced "flying cars"- a fleet of on-demand aircraft that can take off and land vertically like a chopper.

Veteran NASA Engineer joins Uber Technologies

07 Feb 2017

Technology
Veteran NASA Engineer joins Uber Technologies

Mark Moore, a veteran aircraft engineer at NASA, has come on board at Uber Technologies.