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Traffic buster? Hover-taxi whizzes over Singapore, other Asian cities next

Oct 24, 2019 - 8:59 AM

German company Volocopter wants to bring the service to sprawling cities like Jakarta, Manila and Bangkok, as well as parts of India and China

A Volocopter unmanned air taxi transport flies over Marina Bay during test flight with a safety pilot at the 26th Intelligent Transport Systems World Congress (ITSWC) in Singapore on October 22, 2019. Roslan RAHMAN / AFP

Test flights of air taxis take off in Singapore in 2019

Oct 24, 2018 - 1:13 PM

Germany's Volocopter air taxis represent the latest innovation to offer an escape from Asia's monster traffic jams

VOLOCOPTER. In this file photo taken on October 18, 2018, an electric Volocopter 2X by German aircraft manufacturer Volocopter, is on display during the 3rd edition of the "Autonomy and the Urban Mobility Summit" in Paris. Photo by Eric Piermont/AFP