Flying Car ≠ Urban Mobility

Another dated but great post from Engadget: You are not George Jetson.

Nor should you be, since odds are you don’t have time to figure out the rules, airspace and all the pesky licensing that keeps you from running into things.  But so long as you are climbing into an aerial taxi, or scheduled shuttle, you’ll need some type of FAA authorization.  And we’re working on that now since traffic hurts today.  While our Grand Caravan or Twin Otter isn’t terribly sexy, they can be effective aerial conveyor belts.

Someday though, if Airbus and Uber have their way, it might look like this:


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Adam Webster

Electric aviation, renewable energy and beneficial bacteria are some of my favorite friends.

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