Nikkeia According to a report from the United States, Japan Airlines will launch a passenger transport service that will connect passengers to airports and other travel destinations in My Prefecture and other regions. Gizmochina According to the report, Japan Airlines (JL) aims to develop the service as a taxi service that will take passengers from the airport to different parts of the country while traveling by air. There is no doubt that many more countries in the world are working to make such cars. A great competition of the flying car business in the automobile industry may be seen in the near future.
In order to launch this service, Japan Airlines must comply with the required safety regulations in Japan. The report said the company would use Volokopter, a German-built aircraft, where they re-invested in 2020. The car is a two-seater drone type aircraft known as EVTL (EVTOL (Electric Vertical Takeoff and Landing Aircraft)). It offers a cruise range of 35 km and can fly at a speed of 110 km per hour.
Currently, Japan Airlines has signed a cooperation agreement with Mr. Prefecture to start trials for the commercialization of the service. Tests conducted include short-range aircraft of about 20 kilometers. It will then proceed on a medium to long distance journey which is between 50 to 150 kilometers. The service will be operational in FY 2022 and is expected to initially connect the prefecture’s main airport to a tourist center.