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Abu Dhabi launches first driverless taxi for Yas Island’s residents and visitors

The service would be accessible from 8:00am to 8:00pm, through the “TXAI” app which will be available in all app stores.

The Integrated Transport Centre (ITC) of the Department of Municipalities and Transport (DMT) in Abu Dhabi has revealed, at the Abu Dhabi Smart City Summit, the self-driving vehicle and launch date of the first pilot phase of “TXAI,” which is a new service that utilises self-driving taxis to transport passengers on Yas Island in Abu Dhabi.

The launch of the service was in collaboration with Bayanat for Mapping and Surveying Services, a subsidiary of Group 42, and a pioneering firm in artificial intelligence and cloud computing, and based on a cooperation agreement previously signed between them.

This service is also conducted in coordination with Miral, within the strategic partnership framework between Miral and the ITC, which aims at improving the quality of transport services…

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