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It might sound like pie in the sky, but Japan's government is banking on a future with flying cars, launching an initiative with the private sector to develop futuristic vehicles.
Japan is making a push to develop flying cars, enlisting companies including Uber Technologies Inc and Airbus SE in a government-led group to bring airborne vehicles to the country in the next decade, according to people familiar with the matter.
Despite several proposals to create flying taxis, industry has a ways to go to master how those vehicles will operate without human pilots and make crucial flight decisions on their own, an industry expert told a congressional committee hearing on July 24.
Later this month, the “world's first flying car production model”, the PAL-V Liberty, will take flight at Farnborough International Airshow, taking place July 16-22 in England.
The international marketplace can be an unforgiving arena, if the hard economic realities of global markets are replaced by sentimentality or nostalgia.
A flying car project backed by Google co-founder Larry Page was closer to take-off on June 6, with a model for test flights by aspiring buyers.
Uber Technologies Inc will open its first research and development centre outside of the US, a lab in Paris focused on flying cars.
With just days to go until the third edition of Viva Technology, event organisers have unveiled the official programme for this global event for innovation, startups and digital transformation.
Uber Technologies Inc chief product officer Jeff Holden is leaving the ride-hailing company, an Uber spokesman told Reuters on Thursday, the latest of more than a dozen senior executives to depart since last year.