6/12/2019, 5:19 AM (Source: TeleTrader)
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Uber to test its Uber Air in Melbourne

Ridesharing company Uber said it will test its flying taxi service - Uber Air in Melbourne, Australia and then in Dallas-Forth Worth, and Los Angeles, starting from 2020, media reported. The commercial operations are expected to start in 2023. Uber already reached an agreement with Melbourne Airport.

“Australian governments have adopted a forward-looking approach to ridesharing and future transport technology. This, coupled with Melbourne’s unique demographic and geospatial factors, and culture of innovation and technology, makes Melbourne the perfect third launch city for Uber Air. We will see other Australian cities following soonafter,” Uber Australia Regional General Manager Susan Anderson said in a statement.

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