Uber Elevate

  • Uber Elevate eCRM-004 electric Common Reference Model 2019 --- USA

    Uber Elevate eCRM-004

    eCRM-004Uber ElevateSan Francisco, California, USAwww.uber.com/elevate

    Uber Elevate Background

    Uber Elevate is the name of Uber’s internal team and initiative focused on launching their Uber Air product for the public. On October 27, 2016, Uber published a white paper titled,...

  • Uber eCRM-003 electric Common Reference Model - USA

    Uber Elevate eCRM-003

    eCRM-003Uber ElevateSan Francisco, California, USAwww.uber.com/elevate

    Uber Elevate Background

    Uber Elevate is the name of Uber’s internal team and initiative focused on launching their Uber Air product for the public. On October 27, 2016, Uber published a white paper titled,...

  • Uber Elevate eCRM-002 Electric Common Reference Model - USA

    Uber Elevate eCRM-002

    eCRM-002Uber ElevateSan Francisco, California, USAwww.uber.com/elevate

    Uber Elevate Background

    Uber Elevate is the name of Uber’s internal team and initiative focused on launching their Uber Air product for the public. On October 27, 2016, Uber published a white paper titled,...

  • Uber eCRM-001 eVTOL Common Reference Model, USA.

    Uber Elevate eCRM-001

    eCRM-001Uber ElevateSan Francisco, California, USAwww.uber.com/elevate

    Uber Elevate Background

    Uber Elevate is the name of Uber’s internal team and initiative focused on launching their Uber Air product for the public. On October 27, 2016, Uber published a white paper titled,...

  • Electric Aircraft Symposium 2019 Synopsis

    The Vertical Flight Society co-sponsored the CAFE Foundation’s 13th Annual Electric Aircraft Symposium, held July 20-21, 2019, at University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh. EAS 2019 was held in conjunction with the Experimental Aviation Association’s annual AirVenture in Oshkosh, July 22-28 (see eVTOL News from AirVenture).

    Two dozen of the world’s leading electric aircraft developers and technology experts spoke at EAS 2019, all of which are available...

  • Press release: Karem Aircraft Launches New Air Taxi Company

    Press Release:

    Karem Aircraft Launches New Air Taxi Company with $25M Series A

    Lake Forest, Calif. – July 15, 2019 – Karem Aircraft, Inc, a Vertical Takeoff and Landing (VTOL) vehicle developer, has announced a new spin-off venture dedicated to bringing its all-electric air taxi vehicle, Butterfly, to market. The new company is backed by a $25M Series A...

  • Mark Moore, Uber Elevate Summit 2019

    Uber Elevate Touches Down in DC

    Uber Elevate Touches Down in DC

    By Kenneth I. Swartz

    The unprecedented scale of Uber’s air taxi vision has attracted the participation of major aerospace, automotive and real estate companies, investors, innovators and more. 

    The third annual Uber Elevate Summit touched down at the Ronald Reagan Building and...

  • Uber Elevate Summit 2019 (Corgan)

    Uber Elevate Summit 2019 Agenda

    Uber held its third annual summit on June 11-12 at the Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center in Washington, DC. According to the company, "The Uber Elevate Summit brought together 1200+ attendees for 2 days of technical sessions, hands-on demos, and evening networking events." This page is a web capture from https://www.uber.com/us/en/elevate/summit/2019/attending, June 2019.

    Day 1 (June 11,...

  • VFS Wheel of eVTOL presented by Mark Moore at Uber Elevate 2019

    Uber Elevate Summit 2019 News, Photos & Videos

    Uber held its third annual Elevate Summit on June 11-12 at the Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center in Washington, DC. VFS was there in force, live-tweeting the event (https://twitter.com/electricVTOL) and posting photos real-time on Twitter and Facebook.

    VFS has an album of 60 pictures from the event in the Vertical Flight Photo Gallery.

    According to the company, "The Uber Elevate Summit brought together 1200+ attendees for 2...

  • Eric Allison testimony March 2019

    4th Congressional Hearing on UAM

    On Tuesday, March 12, 2019, the US House of Representatives Transportation & Infrastructure Committee's Aviation Subcommittee held a hearing on "Looking Forward: Aviation 2050" that included testimony on Urban Air Mobility (UAM) by Eric Allison, Head of Uber Elevate. The video lasts 2 hours 22 minutes.

    Chair Statement 

    • Rick Larsen (D-WA), Chair of the Subcommittee on Aviation, opening remarks (as...