Uber’s Flying Taxis

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By: Aleya Banthavong

Imagine flying above traffic instead of being stuck in it. Flying cars have been a topic of conversation for ages, but now it looks like it could actually become a reality. Uber and Nasa have teamed up to build flying cars and it could be here as early as 2020. Although it’s being called a “flying car” it resembles a helicopter. It won’t be yours to own, but since the idea is being lead by Uber it’s going to be another transportation method.

Read more about the upcoming project here: https://www.theverge.com/2017/11/8/16613228/uber-flying-car-la-nasa-space-act

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This relates to engineering because engineers have to experiment on and design the models of the “flying cars”