Urban Air Mobility

UAM – Commercial Air Transport Dynamics and Operation Models.

UAM – Commercial Air Transport Dynamics and Operation Models By Captain Mark Trotter Whenever the term Commercial Air Transport (CAT) comes up in aviation it seems so formal, and I am sure people often question why have such a formal term for flying in an airliner. The simple answer is all about the regulatory framework …

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UAM airways – hub and spoke within a city?

UAM airways – hub and spoke within a city? By Captain Mark Trotter Two of the most exciting elements of the emerging Urban Air Mobility (UAM) concept are the new exciting electric vehicles and the ’flying taxi’ concept that we all envisage. There are obviously many other pieces to the puzzle in the middle that …

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The sustainability of UAM – Does it make sense?

The sustainability of Urban Air Mobility(UAM) – Does it make sense? By Captain Mark Trotter When do you see yourself ordering your first flying Taxi for Urban and Regional fast sustainable transport? The UAM vehicles are being developed at a manic pace and almost every day we hear about test flights and milestones achieved. What …

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The Helicopter and the UAM – What is the big difference?

The Helicopter and the UAM – What is the big difference? By Captain Mark Trotter The age of Urban Air Mobility is coming to our cities in the not too distant future. Do you remember the excitement of your first smart phone? Will your first ride in an UAM Taxi service create such memories? What …

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