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Uber teams up with AT&T for research on 5G and air taxis, drones

Wednesday 12 June 2019 | 10:03 CET | News

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AT&T and Uber will together work on and 4G and 5G applications for air taxis and drones, or specifically, next-generation electric vertical take-off and landing vehicles (eVTOLs) and cargo drones. With the cooperation, Uber hopes to boost its commercial air service planned for 2023. The company hopes to then launch an aerial ridesharing service in 2023 with commercial flight operations in Dallas-Fort Worth, Los Angeles and an international city to-be-announced at Uber Elevate Summit 2019.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: AT&T
Countries: United States
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