At the beginning of December 2018, the starting signal for the “AirPortMover” project was given. With the aim to develop autonomous, electric driven commercial vehicles for the operating environment of airports and airport ramps, the Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy is promoting this project as part of the professional program „Neue Fahrzeug und Systemtechnologien“.
Ibeo Automotive Systems GmbH is leading this project. Further project partners are the Fraport AG (Frankfurt am Main), the Christian-Albrecht-Universität zu Kiel (Kiel), the Airbus Operations GmbH (Hamburg) and the Hanseatische Fahrzeug Manufaktur GmbH (Holm). The EurA AG supported during the conception and application of the project.