May 31, 2023

Dubai has witnessed tremendous development recently, as it approved the designs of air taxi stations, which are expected to operate in the year 2026..

The designs were approved by the Vice President of the United Arab Emirates and Ruler of Dubai, Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, as the air transport service aims to provide a new transportation service through the use of pioneering and innovative technology that facilitates the transportation of individuals in urban areas in a safe, streamlined, sustainable and integrated manner with the rest of the public transportation network in Dubai..

The first phase of air taxi operation in Dubai includes the selection of manufacturers and operators in terms of technologies and time plans, in addition to determining the locations of the stations. Four initial locations for the stations have been identified and selected in the Burj Khalifa area, Dubai Marina, Dubai International Airport, and Palm Jumeirah..

Air taxi stations are an innovative and modern type of infrastructure that consists of various facilities that include take-off and landing areas, as well as an area designated for passengers and security procedures, and electric charging facilities, as these stations are integrated and connected with other means of transport..

The electric-powered air taxi vehicles are also characterized by the possibility of vertical takeoff and landing, with a maximum range of 241.4 km, and a maximum speed of 300 km per hour. It can accommodate 4 passengers in addition to the air taxi commander..

Air taxi vehicles in Dubai are classified as sustainable and environmentally friendly and do not cause any environmental emissions, in addition to being distinguished by safety, comfort, speed and splendor of modern and elaborate manufacturing..

The Emirate of Dubai in the United Arab Emirates is the most populous city and is located on the southeastern coast of the Arabian Gulf. It is one of the seven emirates that make up the UAE..

(function(d, s, id) {
var js, fjs = d.getElementsByTagName(s)[0];
if (d.getElementById(id)) return;
js = d.createElement(s); = id;
js.src = “//”;
fjs.parentNode.insertBefore(js, fjs);
}(document, ‘script’, ‘facebook-jssdk’));

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.