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  1. Flying rotor-car beats the traffic bluesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 13 | Iol.co.za

    ... rotor blades and a propeller. This gives it an advantage over winged flying cars in development like the US-made Terrafugia Transition and the Slovak-built Aeromobil. The Liberty's rotor and propeller fold up into a more compact arrangement, making ...

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  2. Uber Brings In NASA Engineer To Build Flying CarsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 8 | Universe Today

    Flying cars have become something of a hot ticket item of late. In the past few years, companies like Terrafugia, Aeromobil and Moller International have all grabbed headlines with their particular designs.

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  3. Uber not the only company interested in - flying cars'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 6 | South China Morning Post

    ... company is still working to get approval from the Federal Aviation Administration to begin flying in the US. 4. Terrafugia is building a car that can take off, fly, and land autonomously - but you would still have to drive it manually. The plug-in ...

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  4. Uber is just one company interested in 'flying cars' - here are 5 othersRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 6 | Silicon Alley Insider

    ... company is still working to get approval from the Federal Aviation Administration to begin flying in the US. 4. Terrafugia is building a car that can take off, fly, and land autonomously - but you would still have to drive it manually. The plug-in ...

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  5. Who needs roads: Uber hires flying car expertRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 6 | USA Today

    ... and Kitty Hawk - pursuing VTOL projects, according to Bloomberg. Other market entrants include Joby Aviation, Terrafugia and AeroMobil, a Slovakian company that has been testing its car-sprouts-wings prototype since 2014. The technological ...

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  6. Uber has reportedly hired a NASA researcher for its 'Uber Elevate' flying-car projectRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 6 | Silicon Alley Insider

    ... its existing service, albeit in a truly blue-sky manner. Flying cars have stubbornly resisted becoming reality. Terrafugia, a Massachusetts-based startup, has with its Transition "roadable aircraft" developed a viable flying-car technology, but thus ...

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  7. Alert the Jetsons! Flying cars finally on horizonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 2 | The Miami Herald

    ... and lands vertically and can achieve speeds up to 200 mph, according to the company's website. Transition/TF-X: Terrafugia, based in Woburn, Massachusetts, began working a decade ago on a car folding wings that can fly or be driven on roads that's ...

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  8. Flying cars under development vary significantlyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 30 | WWLP

    ... up to 115 mph, stay aloft for an hour and carry up to 1,100 pounds. (Urban Aeronautics/Tactical Robotics via AP) Terrafugia, based in Woburn, Massachusetts, began working a decade ago on a car folding wings that can fly or be driven on roads that's ...

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  9. Flying cars under development vary significantlyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 30 | WTNH

    ... aircraft takes off and lands vertically and can achieve speeds up to 200 mph, according to the company's website. Terrafugia, based in Woburn, Massachusetts, began working a decade ago on a car folding wings that can fly or be driven on roads that's ...

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  10. Is it a bird, is it a plane? Flying CARS could be the solution to our congested roadsRead the original story

    Monday Jan 30 | The Daily Record

    ... It has a cruising speed of 100km/h and using its Smart Flight system you can fly from A to B with a single click. Terrafugia are already taking orders for a plane that folds into a car. Their vehicle is called The Transition and it is the world's ...

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  11. The Department of Never MindRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 29 | Air & Space

    ... off from San Diego Bay on a single ski, a design tested later in the program; earlier models used twin skis. The Terrafugia Transition canard wing serves as a front bumper when the vehicle is in "roadable" mode. The main wing folds up like the wing ...

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  12. Driverless bus makes debut, heads to TexasRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 26 | MySanAntonio.com

    ... this isn't the only indication that the future is now. Keep ... more Flying cars Transition, a flying car made by Terrafugia, should hit the streets (and the skies) in 2017. One can be yours for the low, low price of $299,000. Flying cars ...

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  13. 5 Of The Most Ambitious Tech Projects In The PipelineRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 3, 2017 | Benzinga

    ... are concerned. The development of flying cars has been in the works for some time now. Several companies such as Terrafugia, AeroMobil and Moller International are working on prototypes of these car-sized airplanes. However, these ventures have to ...

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  14. VINCheckPro Report Flying Cars Will Soar Into Reality as Early as 2017Read the original story

    Nov 24, 2016 | PR.com

    ... will very much re-engage the 'go-somewhere-when-you-want-to' type attitude." Other companies like Boston's Terrafugia and China's Ehang are bringing their autonomously driving and flying vehicles from concept to reality. Terrafugia's TF-X model is ...

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  15. Airbus is building autonomous air taxis to become the Uber of the skiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2016 | Silicon Alley Insider

    ... developing flying cars, hence the quotation marks. That would indicate they were trying to take the same route as Terrafugia , which is building a hybrid car that can drive on the road and also fly. , along with Uber and what we know of Zee.Aero, ...

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  16. Uber planning to roll out flying car transport serviceRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2016 | InsideHalton.com

    ... The Uber Elevate study looks at flying car concept aircrafts being developed by Zee.Aero, Joby Aviation, eHang, Terrafugia, and others. Uber estimates the technology for these vehicles will mature within five years. However, the whitepaper ...

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  17. Flying cars on demand? Yea, Uber's working on that - CNETRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2016 | CNET News.com

    ... as the way to get flying cars off the ground. You can actually order a flying car today from the likes of Terrafugia . These vehicles have a design you could feasibly drive down a highway to your nearest airport, deploy your wings and take flight, ...

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  18. A floating hotel with self-flying rooms just got a little closer to becoming a realityRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2016 | Silicon Alley Insider

    ... the technology to power the hotel could become commercially available in a few decades. The aircraft manufacturer Terrafugia has developed a prototype of a flying car , called TF-X - t Federal Aviation Administration approved flight tests for it in ...

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  19. The Flying Car Might Be Your Next Company CarRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 29, 2016 | News Times

    ... We've been promised flying cars for, oh, about as long as we've been promised jetpacks. But Woburn, Mass.-based Terrafugia is ready to finally fulfill one of those dreams: It has spent a decade developing the Transition, a car with airplane wings ...

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  20. The Flying Car Might Be Your Next Company CarRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 29, 2016 | Greenwich Citizen

    ... We've been promised flying cars for, oh, about as long as we've been promised jetpacks. But Woburn, Mass.-based Terrafugia is ready to finally fulfill one of those dreams: It has spent a decade developing the Transition, a car with airplane wings ...

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