At the forum, the Moscow Urban Forum 2018, an agreement was signed between “Yandex” and the Moscow government on the development of unmanned vehicles. This was written the publication of the TASS.
The document provides for the creation and development in Moscow unmanned urban passenger transport, the legal framework and training of specialized personnel. In addition, will be developed related to cyber security in the operation of unmanned vehicles.
“Working with the city authorities will create the necessary legislative framework for implementation of technologies for unmanned control on the Moscow roads. Due to this the prototypes of drones — of course, with the driver at the wheel will be easier to test in real conditions”, — said the representative of “Yandex”.
In a press-service of the mayoralty of Moscow said that the agreement is for five years with possibility of extension. In addition to “Yandex”, to participate in the development of unmanned vehicles will be Scientific research automobile and automotive engines Institute, as well as factories KAMAZ and GAZ.
“Yandex” develops unmanned vehicles from 2016. The company had already tested in Moscow on the highway M7 “Volga”.