Log Out The Slovakian company AeroMobil unveiled its version of a flying car, a light-framed plane with wings that back, and is boosted by a hybrid engine and rear propeller, Thursday, April 20, 2017, in Monaco.
A Slovakian company called AeroMobil unveiled on Thursday its version of a flying car, a light-framed plane whose wings can fold back, like an insect, and is boosted by a hybrid engine and rear propeller.
The company says the aircraft can fly between buildings and below power lines, attain speeds up to 115 mph, stay aloft for an hour and carry up to 1,100 pounds.
Slovak and Dutch companies present prototypes of futuristic flying cars at the Top Marques luxury showcase event in Monaco.
Nearly a dozen companies around the globe, some of them with deep pockets like Airbus, are working to develop personal aircraft that let people hop over crowded roadways.