0
Wireless

Vodafone Germany partners with EHang to operate commercial drones, air taxis

Friday 18 October 2019 | 14:19 CET | News
Vodafone Germany said that it has signed a partnership agreement with EHang, the autonomous aerial vehicle (AAV) technology platform company, to provide its 5G network and equipment for the use of commercial drones and air taxis in Germany and Europe.  

Thank you for visiting Telecompaper

Sign up below to get access to the rest of this article and all the telecom news you need.

  • Register free and gain access to even more articles from Telecompaper. Register here
  • Subscribe and get unlimited access to Telecompaper’s full coverage, with a customised choice of news, commentary, research and alerts.

Subscriptions

Already registered?



Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Vodafone Germany
Countries: Germany
::: add a comment
This article is part of dossier

5G

,

IoT


Add comment

Please login or register to leave a comment.

We welcome comments that add value to the discussion. We attempt to block comments that use offensive language or appear to be spam, and our editors frequently review the comments to ensure they are appropriate. If you see a comment that you believe is inappropriate to the discussion, you can bring it to our attention by using the report abuse links. As the comments are written and submitted by visitors of the Telecompaper website, they in no way represent the opinion of Telecompaper.


Related

Vodafone Germany connects Westenergie's electricity network over mobile network

Published 01 Jul 2021 16:59 CET | Germany
Vodafone Germany is providing its mobile network to connect around 20,000 components Westenergie regional energy and ...

Vodafone Germany develops drone navigation system with Ericsson

Published 25 Nov 2020 16:18 CET | Germany
Vodafone Germany said it has developed a navigation system that allows drones to detect danger. The navigation system was ...

Vodafone Germany expands 5G network to 500 antennae nationwide

Published 11 Jun 2020 13:59 CET | Germany
Vodafone Germany said that it is currently operating around 500 5G antennae nationwide, using not only 3.5 GHz but now also 700 ...

Rohde & Schwarz, Fraunhofer Institute test terahertz frequency band for 6G

Published 06 Nov 2019 16:46 CET | Germany
Rohde & Schwarz said that it has tested the terahertz (THz) frequency band for the use of 6G wireless mobile communications in ...

Vodafone Germany tests first driverless train controlled via 5G

Published 17 Sep 2019 16:17 CET | Germany
Vodafone Germany said that it has steered the first driverless train with its 5G network at the Smart Rail Connectivity Campus. ...

Vodafone Germany to test 5G in the sky with Airbus

Published 11 Sep 2019 12:37 CET | Germany
Vodafone Germany said it has partnered with Airbus to test 5G in the sky. The companies will test 5G on a 12m Altair airship ...

Vodafone Germany gets funding for 5G, mobility research project at Lab in Aldenhoven

Published 03 Sep 2019 15:27 CET | Germany
Vodafone Germany said that the state of North Rhine-Westphalia is investing a total of around EUR 6 million in a research project ...

Vodafone Germany adds further 2,700 LTE sites, to double 5G locations in August

Published 29 Jul 2019 17:21 CET | Germany
Vodafone Germany said it has upgraded or installed 2,700 LTE mobile sites since the beginning of the year to supply a further 1.3 ...

Thales, Telstra partner on management of low altitude airspace for UAVs

Published 01 Mar 2019 15:23 CET | Australia
Air traffic management company Thales has partnered with Australian mobile operator Telstra to build a secure ecosystem to manage ...

Ooredoo's 5G-enabled aerial taxi lands at Mobile World Congress

Published 25 Feb 2019 15:01 CET | Middle East
Ooredoo Group is demonstrating the world's first 5G-enabled, self-driving aerial taxi, which landed at its booth at Mobile World ...

Facebook and Uber want to operate drones in Kenya

Published 22 Mar 2018 09:49 CET | Kenya
Facebook and Uber have sought permission from Kenya's aviation regulator to test drones following legalisation of Unmanned Aerial ...