Flying taxis help business travellers escape the gridlock

Terrafugia flying taxi car in front of blurred city scape

A number of innovative small business aircraft are on the drawing board, but the future of these projects depends on investors and their propensity for risk

Innovative startups in the transport sector

Brothers Tiff and Alex Burns, founders of LuckyTrip, a travel startup selected for easyJet’s accelerator programme with Founders Factory

Whether it is planes, trains or automobiles, tech startups and smaller businesses have the dexterity to originate and flex ideas efficiently and cost effectively for tomorrow's journey

Why Russia and China are forging an aircraft alliance

Commercial Aircraft Corporation of China’s C919 airliner under assembly at the group’s facility in Shanghai

Chinese and Russian commercial aircraft manufacturers have forged an alliance to take on the lucrative wide-body airliner market

Impact of snap UK general election & Brexit on the aviation industry

Aviation for Business illustration

The triggering of Article 50 and shock general election announcement are eliciting a mixed response from the air transport sector

Fly by drone to beat traffic jams

German drone manufacturer e-volo flew the first manned certified multicopter, the Volocopter VC200, in March last year

Governments, safety regulators, air traffic authorities and technology breakthroughs will determine the global trajectory of flying taxis as the take-off of the first air cab service approaches this summer

Flying high in Europe despite Brexit vote

Europe’s aero industries have been working collaboratively to tackle the environmental impact of aviation with much success, but will the UK’s decision to fly solo cloud the skyscape?

Retail in the skies is taking off

Air travel retail is shifting dramatically towards aspirational, personalised and service-oriented propositions…

Disruption and technology changing business travel

Flying to an international business meeting by private jet may sound pricey, but there are ways and means, involving a number of different options, which could be worthwhile