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Unmanned Systems Asia 2019: Embraer X treads carefully

15th April 2019 - 09:00 GMT | by Helen Haxell in Singapore


Whilst industry can sometimes be seen to be taking a rather aggressive approach to urban air mobility (UAM), Embraer X, an established business unit of Embraer, is focusing on realistic infrastructure and public acceptance of the movement.

Two years ago, Embraer X was formed with a focus on the creation of new, disruptive solutions, technologies, platforms and products motivated from a market-driven perspective, David Rottblatt, business development director at the company, told Shephard.

Getting the company to the next step of assessing UAM is based on humility and a sober, cautious approach to prospective platforms flying in an

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Helen Haxell


Helen Haxell

Helen Haxell was Air Editor at Shephard Media, having joined in February 2016 as Editor …

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