Testimony of Michael Thacker, Executive Vice President, Technology and Innovation at Bell, in front of the House Committee on Science, Space, and Technology on July 24, 2018.
Bell’s Executive Vice President of Technology and Innovation Michael Thacker testifies to the House Committee on Science, Space, and Technology on Urban Air Mobility: The Way Forward.
“AT BELL, WE HAVE A LEGACY OF LEADING INNOVATION IN AVIATION, FROM THE FIRST AMERICAN JET FIGHTER TO THE FIRST TILTROTOR. TODAY WE ARE CARRYING THAT LEGACY FORWARD BY CREATING NEW OPPORTUNITIES IN URBAN AIR TRANSPORTATION WITH ELECTRIC AND HYBRID VERTICAL TAKEOFF AND LANDING AIRCRAFT.”
At Bell, we are using four integrated frameworks to help define the Urban Mobility model: operational, regulatory, manufacturing and technology.