Uber takes technical director NASA for dronetaxi
Uber has former NASA employee Mark Moore adopted for the dronetaxiproject of the taxi service to work. Moore worked for 30 years ruimteorganisatie NASA and was technical director.
That, reports Bloomberg.
Moore is also Uber technical director, the Elevate division. Uber Elevate was in October of last year unveiled and need a taxi service, whereby passengers in drones to be carried.
Moore published in 2010, when he was still at NASA worked for a paper about the feasibility of compact helikopterachtige flying vehicles. He is specialized in the so-called VTOL technology, which stands for ‘vertical take-off and landing.
Aircraft can take off vertically and countries. Uber made last year, well-known also for that technique to choose. The company revealed the plans via a comprehensive paper, where Moore has worked as a consultant.