Flying car model has been approved for tests in US airspace

Flying car model has been approved for tests in US airspace

Inventors around the world have been trying to combine the ease and utility of driving with the three-dimensional freedom of flying since the beginning of the 20th century. The "flying car" has become a pop icon of the dream that never quite comes true. Terrafugia intends to be the company that catalyzes the creation of a flying car industry. Their first product, the Transition® is a two-place, fixed wing, street legal airplane which has been internationally heralded as the "first practical flying car". It is designed to fit in a single car garage, be safely driven on the highway, and be flown in and out of general aviation airports. It brings a new level of freedom, flexibility and fun to personal aviation and you can reserve yours today. The Transition® is a Proof of Process for Terrafugia's longer-term vision for the future of personal transportation. This vision is emb...

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