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We'll settle for air taxis
Posted: 12 March 2019

As much as we wanted flying cars, they were never going to take off. Why? Well, because a vehicle that's robust enough for modern motoring doesn't make a very good plane, and a high-tech lightweight, passenger quadcopter could never cut it as a car, let alone fit in a single garage. But air taxis will soon be a reality, despite the issues that need to be sorted out; I'm sure they will be. So let's stop talking about "flying cars".

Flying Cars Are Closer to Reality Than You Think - Medium
12 March 2019
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