RTA will forge additional partnerships with other manufacturers of autonomous air vehicles
after ensuring their fulfilment of the specifications and standards of air safety approved in Dubai, he added.
A range of RTA's future projects was also on display at the stand such as the hydrogen vehicle, autonomous air vehicle
, autonomous pods, Skypod, and the new traffic control centre project at Al Barsha to manage traffic movement in the city.
The two-seater AAT, capable of transporting people without human intervention or a pilot, has been supplied by Volocopter, a Germany-based specialist manufacturer of autonomous air vehicles
. The test flight was held at a location near the Jumeirah Beach Park.
Last week, the government entity signed a new partnership with Volocopter, a German manufacturer of autonomous air vehicles
, and is set to conduct a trial test of the autonomous air taxis during the last quarter of 2017.
The Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) announced last month that it has signed an agreement with German firm Volocopter, which specialises in manufacturing Autonomous Air Vehicles
These programs include autonomous air vehicles
and passenger-carrying hypersonic aircraft.
Fortem's TrueView radar technology helps UAVs detect and avoid other aircraft and airborne objects beyond visual line of sight - a key capability for future autonomous air vehicles
. Boeing HorizonX Ventures participated in this Series A funding round, which included follow-on investments by Data Collective and Signia Venture Partners.
On Wednesday, the vehicle was briefly flown at CES 2018 during a keynote address by Intel, which has partnered with VOLOCOPTER, a Germany-based specialist manufacturer of autonomous air vehicles
TheRTA signed an agreement with Volocopter, a specialist manufacturer of autonomous air vehicles