Flying cars could bring sci-fi to our cities

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Online Science Article on Flying Cars

Making flying cars a reality has been an ambitious concept for decades and it appears that the efforts have finally come to fruition.

With the breath-taking speed at which the technology progresses, it really is no wonder that our day-to-day lives are starting to look increasingly like science fiction. Now, it seems that yet another much loved attribute of the genre is making an entrance: flying cars.

Period11 Jul 2019

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  • TitleUber Air Flying Cars
    Degree of recognitionNational
    Media name/outletBristol University Online Science Magazine
    Media typeWeb
    CountryUnited Kingdom
    Date11/07/19
    DescriptionMaking flying cars a reality has been an ambitious concept for decades and it appears that the efforts have finally come to fruition.

    With the breath-taking speed at which the technology progresses, it really is no wonder that our day-to-day lives are starting to look increasingly like science fiction. Now, it seems that yet another much loved attribute of the genre is making an entrance: flying cars.

    Uber Air is at the forefront of the effort, planning to start commercial operation for their flying taxi in 2023 while the test flights were approved by Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) are to begin next year in Dallas and Los Angeles. The only city outside of the US chosen for the trials is Melbourne, Australia.
    Producer/AuthorAnastasia Gurskaya
    URLhttps://epigram.org.uk/2019/07/11/uber-air-flying-cars/
    PersonsMike Bromfield