German firm Lilium to open air taxi facility in Lake Nona

An air taxi facility is cleared to take off in Orlando.

The Orlando City Council on Nov. 9 approved up to $831,250 in tax rebates for Lilium Aviation Inc. The Munich, Germany-based company will open a 56,000-square-foot air taxi landing and takeoff facility in Orlando’s Lake Nona community. The facility, known as a vertiport, will create more than 100 high-wage jobs. Read more here.