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Wisk and Skyports Partner to Define Autonomous AAM Infrastructure Operations

Wisk and Skyports Partner to Define Autonomous AAM Infrastructure Operations

Wisk Aero and Skyports are partnering to integrate autonomous, electric, vertical takeoff and landing (eVTOL) aircraft operations at vertiports and other ground-based infrastructure. The partnership marks the first collaboration between a vertiport developer-operator and an autonomous eVTOL developer in the U.S. The partnership has released a first-of-its-kind ConOps, which identifies how autonomous eVTOL aircraft and operators will integrate with vertiports, including interactions with Providers of Services for UAM.

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Wisk Aero Partners with Long Beach to Make Advanced Air Mobility a Reality in Southern California

Wisk Aero Partners with Long Beach to Make Advanced Air Mobility a Reality in Southern California

Wisk is partnering with Long Beach to make Advanced Air Mobility (AAM) a reality in Southern California. Through the partnership, Wisk and Long Beach Economic Partnership will create a working group to focus on evaluating, planning, and implementing AAM services, with a focus on autonomy. The partnership will also conduct an Economic Impact study to measure the economic benefits to the community and overall economy from AAM operations in Southern California.

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Wisk Aero Secures $450 Million from The Boeing Company to Advance Certified Autonomous Electric Flight

Wisk Aero Secures $450 Million from The Boeing Company to Advance Certified Autonomous Electric Flight

Wisk has secured $450 million in funding from The Boeing Company, making it one of the most well-funded AAM companies in the world. Combined with previous funding, this investment reinforces Wisk’s strong position as a privately-backed AAM leader and highlights the strength of Wisk’s strategic partnership with Boeing and their collaboration on critical technology development.

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Wisk Featured on CBS’s 60 Minutes

Wisk Featured on CBS’s 60 Minutes

Wisk CEO, Gary Gysin, sits down with Anderson Cooper for a special CBS 60 Minutes exclusive on the future of mobility. Watch Gary and Anderson as they talk about the future of mobility and Gary shares some exclusive details about our 6th Generation.

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Wisk and Skyports Partner to Define Autonomous AAM Infrastructure Operations

Wisk and Skyports Partner to Define Autonomous AAM Infrastructure Operations

Wisk Aero and Skyports are partnering to integrate autonomous, electric, vertical takeoff and landing (eVTOL) aircraft operations at vertiports and other ground-based infrastructure. The partnership marks the first collaboration between a vertiport developer-operator and an autonomous eVTOL developer in the U.S. The partnership has released a first-of-its-kind ConOps, which identifies how autonomous eVTOL aircraft and operators will integrate with vertiports, including interactions with Providers of Services for UAM.

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The Women of Wisk: Making Advanced Air Mobility a Reality

The Women of Wisk: Making Advanced Air Mobility a Reality

To celebrate Women’s History Month, we are spotlighting just a few of the talented women of Wisk. These women have dedicated their professional careers to creating a future where autonomous advanced air mobility is accessible and open to everyone. Aviation is a team...

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Autonomous Flight: What We Mean and Why It’s First

Autonomous Flight: What We Mean and Why It’s First

In 2017, we made aviation history by becoming the first company in the U.S. to fly an entirely self-flying electric vertical takeoff and landing (eVTOL) air taxi designed for passenger use. However, autonomous flight has been part of our story from day one. Increased...

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How Will Self-Flying Aircraft Make Ethical Choices?

How Will Self-Flying Aircraft Make Ethical Choices?

Source: Flying

Emerging air taxi developers are eventually planning to fly their fleets autonomously—without a pilot on board to guide decision making. Wisk’s piloting system will be based on “a foundational, deterministic, rule-based approach to flight—akin to a Boeing 737 that’s on autopilot for most of the flight. It’s largely the same process and approach as developing and certifying an autopilot system.”

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Wisk Aero Partners with Long Beach to Make Advanced Air Mobility a Reality in Southern California

Wisk Aero Partners with Long Beach to Make Advanced Air Mobility a Reality in Southern California

Wisk is partnering with Long Beach to make Advanced Air Mobility (AAM) a reality in Southern California. Through the partnership, Wisk and Long Beach Economic Partnership will create a working group to focus on evaluating, planning, and implementing AAM services, with a focus on autonomy. The partnership will also conduct an Economic Impact study to measure the economic benefits to the community and overall economy from AAM operations in Southern California.

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New Zealand Updates from Wisk’s New APAC Director

New Zealand Updates from Wisk’s New APAC Director

By Catherine MacGowan, Asia Pacific Regional Director at Wisk Kia ora koutou (greetings everyone) from New Zealand. As Wisk’s new Asia Pacific Regional Director, I’m excited to share an update on some important pieces of work we have underway in our neck of the woods....

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