Larry Page’s air taxi startup is buying former DJI rival 3D Robotics

  • Larry Page’s air taxi startup is buying former DJI rival 3D Robotics

    updated 1 week ago 1 Member · 1 Post
  • Anonymous

    June 11, 2021 at 5:23 PM
    Up
    0
    Down

    3dr solo images
    Image: 3D Robotics

    Kitty Hawk, the air taxi company backed by Google co-founder Larry Page, is buying what’s left of one-time DJI competitor 3D Robotics. As part of the acquisition, 3D Robotics co-founder Chris Anderson will become Kitty Hawk’s chief operating officer.

    The acquisition was first reported by Forbes, which published a detailed look at the current state of Kitty Hawk and its new focus on developing a remote-piloted electric vertical takeoff and landing (eVTOL) aircraft on Friday.

    Anderson will serve under CEO Sebastian Thrun, a former Google executive who founded the company’s self-driving car project (before it became standalone company Waymo) and launched its famous “X” moonshot division.

    Continue reading…

    Visit the Source

Sort by:
Viewing 1 of 1 replies

Log in to reply.

Original Post
0 of 0 posts June 2018
Now

New Report

Close