What is the difference between UberAir and Uber Elevate?
The Guru Take
Uber Elevate is the concept that came first. UberAir (or uberAir) more recently and refers more to the service that will eventually be offered.
UberAir and Uber Elevate both refer to the same program at Uber that has been working on and currently planning to launch it service in 2020. It consists ot "flying cars" or "VTOL" aircraft that would launch from designated areas and transport passengers. However, their use are a bit different.
"Uber Elevate" has been around longer and it also refers to the program, research, and the concept Uber has been investing in, and Uber even offers conferences and summits called "Elevate."
"UberAir" is a more recent term and refers more to the "service type" Uber will offer to its customers, similar to UberX or UberBlack.