InShortViral: US Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has now been approved by the company Terrafugia flying car flying car prototype testing, Terrafugia company said, in the coming months flying car can flight around the northeastern United States.
[dropcap]N[/dropcap]ot only flying in the sky but also ground running car will undoubtedly help travelers who do not have to endure the pain of the poor road conditions and traffic jams. ” flying car “is listed on the slowly approaching reality. US Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has now been approved by the company Terrafugia flying car flying car prototype testing, Terrafugia company said, in the coming months flying car can flight around the northeastern United States.
Terrafugia just been approved to test their TF-X flying car mini version, from a real listing some time, is estimated to wait ten years. TF-X looks like a large car with wings. Terrafugia company is headquartered in Massachusetts, is to create models of FAA approved, they hope to soon be able to focus on the company’s home base that is outside Boston flight. The test car also had weight limit: not more than 50 pounds.
US “Flying Car TF-X” Was Approved Test Now Wait Another 10 Years
TF-X is VTOL hybrid electric four-seater, the low-flying, cruising speed of 200 miles per hour, mileage over 500 miles.
Driving TF-X only needs five hours of training, the operator can be completely self-started. Users only need to practice and master safe landing when and where, you know in case of emergency, how to pull the handle to open the parachute system and other basic knowledge can be. Affected traffic environment, this car is not any place can take off. TF-X can only take off at airports and helipads, as well as some specially designed space the size of a tennis court. But can be parked in the common garage.
The flying car has been a car manufacturer such as Henry Ford and engineers – like Paul Muller’s dream for decades, but so far no one can really get rid of the prototype model into the consumer market.
Chinese investment company Hunan French aeronautical engineer Michel participation, Aquila proposed Xplorair new concept vehicle, in 2013 at the Paris Air Show exhibitors, plans to produce full-size models in 2017. But it seems more like a drone Xplorair rather than the car, only one seat. Xplorair can VTOL In a more narrow than the helipad space, within four minutes to climb to 2500 m vertical height, like the Jets, as high-speed flight, cruising speed of 200 km, the maximum time of up to 600 kilometers.