Would you like to be at the front and centre of the first vertical air show AIRTAXI World Congress® at the world’s best hotel* this September to experience the live demonstrations of VTOL aircraft?

The second AIRTAXI World Congress® will head this September to Istanbul Bosphorus Strait where East meets West, uniting air taxis, eVTOLs, airlines, airports, investors & key UAM ecosystem together from the Philippines to Chile, Australia to the USA, China to Germany, and UAE to the UK. 

Pre-scheduled 1-to-1 private meetings are at the heart of the event with over 250 worldwide decision-makers to allow industry professionals to spend their valuable time in the most efficient way. 

The second AIRTAXI® is collaborating with Inmarsat as the Airline Host Partner. Bilisim Vadisi (Technology Development Zone of Turkey) and AirCar Corp as the highlight of the vertical air show demonstrations, the event will bring together the best senior decision-makers possible!  

Among already confirmed attendees are EASA, CEO of Atlas Crest Investments, CEO of Archer, CMO of EHang, CEO of AirCar, United Airlines, CEO of GMR Group, CCO of Skyroads, and others.  

When not in meetings, cutting-edge Summit Program will look into the latest updates on Vertiports Development and UTM systems, followed by keynote interviews of C-level investors, airlines and manufactures. The program discusses the process of purchasing electric vehicles zooming into different models, corporate vs asset financing, operating leasing and insurance implications.

Vertical Demonstration and Exhibition & Static Displays is another core element of the event. 

The Summit starts on the 12 of September with the VVIP helicopter arrivals from IGA Istanbul airport into Raffles helipad for 18:00 Pre-Event Networking at the world’s famous Raffles Long Bar.

The first and second day will see heated panel discussions on:

  • Vertiport development updates and real-life experiences
  • UTM Systems – latest developments
  • Exclusive interview of key investor: What is Involved in the Purchasing Process of an Electric Vehicle?  
  • Top eVTOL Manufacturers – Ask anything; No boundaries  
  • UAM Changing mobility in the city – latest developments
  • How to prepare your airport for electric aircraft

The third day will start with VVIP Helicopter Transfers from Raffles to Bilisim Vadisi (Technology Development Zone of Turkey), and feature an air show with an exciting line-up of vertical demonstrations and sight tour of the zone. There will be a VIP Hospitality and Media Interviews.

Organised by Global Travel Investments (GTI), the first AIRTAXI World Congress took place from 12-14 October 2021 at London Heathrow’s Hilton Hotel, described as the world’s only vertical air show dedicated for the air taxis and urban eVTOL aircraft. 

*According to the 2021 Travellers’ Awards