Swedish government forms partnership with Alef


Business Sweden, a Government of Sweden organisation, has announced a partnership with electric flying car developer, Alef Aeronautics.

Business Sweden was built to help Swedish companies grow global sales and international companies invest and expand in Sweden. Alef and Business Sweden have agreed to collaborate to further understand the Swedish ecosystem in the field of electrification, UAV and flying cars. The two firms will work with stakeholders of the Swedish mobility ecosystem and identifying sites location for EU assembly, R&D and testing.

“Alef is proud to begin collaboration with Government of Sweden,” said Jim Dukhovny, founder, Alef.

Nordic countries, and especially Sweden, present an attractive prospect for UAM, according to Business Sweden. An established automotive industry and a unique geography with connectivity problems best solved by UAM presents a great opportunity, it said. Both sides also pointed out the environmental impact of sustainable urban aviation. The goal is to reduce pollution both on the ground and in the air.