First Vertiport in Coventry, UK: Air-One Hub for AAM
The Air-One, first fully functioning vertiport opens in Coventry, UK: a prototype for advanced air mobility
by DRONELIFE Staff Writer Ian M. Crosby
Images attributed to Lucy Ray, PA Wire: used with express permission and provided by Urban Air Port for editorial use only.
Today, Urban-Air Port is opening “Air-One”, the first ever showcase of a fully-operational hub for electric vertical take-off and landing (eVTOL) vehicles and autonomous cargo drones. With backing by the UK Government and support from Supernal, Urban-Air Port will operate Air-One, this first vertiport in Coventry, UK for a period of at least one month. Air-One will serve as a prototype for the more than 200 vertiports that Urban-Air Port is planning to launch worldwide over the course of the next five years. Air-One, and vertiports like it, seek to address the lack of…