Beat the traf­fic !

Vayu Aerospace and Defence - - Tale Spin -

Uber’s idea is cer­tainly au­da­cious. Thwart traf­fic in con­gested cities by fly­ing over it. Quick, quiet, clean, cheap. This con­cept —which re­quires a new type of bat­tery-pow­ered ver­ti­cal take-off and land­ing ve­hi­cle (VTOL)—is Sil­i­con Val­ley to its core in terms of self-lib­er­a­tion and greater ef­fi­ciency. These elec­tric ve­hi­cles would op­er­ate from ‘ver­ti­ports’ sit­u­ated around ur­ban ar­eas, pre­dom­i­nantly atop build­ings. And, at some point in the fu­ture, they would be un­manned. Uber dis­closed the ini­tial steps of its air-travel vi­sion, with ini­tial test­ing ex­pected by 2020 in Dal­las and Dubai.

fly­Dubai !

The Airbus con­cept

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