Maybe by 2018, the sale will be a single kopter Kitty Hawk, which will run on electricity — in the network appeared the first videos showing the flight test equipment on a California lake. The project is funded personally by Larry page, one of the legendary founders of Google.
Referring to the ultralight category (freighter withstand the weight of one person), the aircraft does not require the owner of pilot’s license and learn to control it in a matter of minutes. Such advantages, I’m sure the group of developers that will provide maximum coverage of the target audience.
Startups Kitty Hawk and Zee.Aero, has drawn the attention of Larry page, received from the programmer about 100 million dollars and employed more than one hundred and fifty people. But, of course, is not the only projects that are doing today to create the machine with vertical takeoff. So, the Airbus Corporation presented a prototype of Pop.Upworking on the same principle. Since the legislative framework for the development of such vehicles in the United States began to prepare three years ago, it is clear that innovations in this industry will appear and on. Several companies intend to bring their flying cars to the market in 2018-2019. Among them are unmanned drones passenger EHang 184, air taxiLilium Jet and flying car PAL-V Liberty.