Flying Car

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World's first flying car, PAL-V Liberty, ready to hit roads

29 Oct 2020

World's first flying car, PAL-V Liberty, ready to hit roads

The world's first commercial flying car is all set to hit the roads.

Japan's 'flying car' successfully completes first public flight

31 Aug 2020

Japan's 'flying car' successfully completes first public flight

In a major development, a flying car has taken off in Japan for the first time.

Boeing's self-flying car nails first flight, inches closer to launch

24 Jan 2019

Boeing's self-flying car nails first flight, inches closer to launch

Just as several tech giants, including Airbus and Larry Page's Kitty Hawk, continue to develop their flying car projects, Boeing has achieved a major breakthrough in the space.

Larry Page's 'Cora' air taxi project inches closer to reality

16 Oct 2018

Larry Page's 'Cora' air taxi project inches closer to reality

Kitty Hawk, Larry Page's flying car company, is inching closer towards bringing one of its projects to life - Cora.

Aston Martin unveils its concept luxury flying car

17 Jul 2018

Aston Martin unveils its concept luxury flying car

As an expression of interest in flying cars, luxury car maker Aston Martin has unveiled its concept of a personal aerial vehicle and it is as luxurious as you would expect.

Google co-founder funded company unveils autonomous flying taxis

17 Mar 2018

Google co-founder funded company unveils autonomous flying taxis

For sometime now, Kitty Hawk, a company funded by Google co-founder Larry Page, has been secretly testing a new kind of autonomous flying taxis in New Zealand.

Flying cars isn't the solution to traffic congestion: Elon Musk

23 Feb 2018

Flying cars isn't the solution to traffic congestion: Elon Musk

Tesla CEO Elon Musk has said flying cars is not a good solution to the problem of traffic congestion.

Flying cars feature in hackathon to solve Bengaluru's traffic problem

10 Jul 2017

Flying cars feature in hackathon to solve Bengaluru's traffic problem

It's raining ideas at Gridlock Hackathon, a contest kickstarted by Flipkart that aims to address the traffic woes of India's IT capital, Bengaluru.

This electric multicopter to hit Dubai skies, soon!

20 Jun 2017

This electric multicopter to hit Dubai skies, soon!

German aviation start-up Volocopter, formerly known as E-volo, has struck a deal with the Road and Transport Authority (RTA) of Dubai.

Toyota hitches its flying car dream with a volunteered project

15 May 2017

Toyota hitches its flying car dream with a volunteered project

Looking at the acute vehicular congestion on the streets, investing on the next-generation mobility by automobile companies is a smart move and the chances of making huge profits are also high.

Google's Larry Page backed Kitty Hawk shares flying car video

02 May 2017

Google's Larry Page backed Kitty Hawk shares flying car video

Google's Larry Page backed flying car firm, Kitty Hawk has released a video of its working prototype of a flying car.

Uber seeks to test its "flying cars" by 2020

27 Apr 2017

Uber seeks to test its "flying cars" by 2020

In what Chief Product Officer Jeff Holden called "a natural next step for Uber", the company has announced "flying cars"- a fleet of on-demand aircraft that can take off and land vertically like a chopper.

Veteran NASA Engineer joins Uber Technologies

07 Feb 2017

Veteran NASA Engineer joins Uber Technologies

Mark Moore, a veteran aircraft engineer at NASA, has come on board at Uber Technologies.