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    Apr 2005

    Terrafugia Announces 'Transition' Flying Car First Test Flight

    Imagine seeing one of these at the pumps, eh? This morning, March 18th, 2009 at 9:30am a Press Conference was held at the Boston Museum of Science.

    Terrafugia, the company behind the 2-seat transforming plane/car dubbed the Transition announced news of the first successful test flight.

    It transforms in under 30 seconds, flies at over 115mph, and fits in a residential garage. A video of it in action is available HERE.

    This is the first news I have seen on The Jetsons style flying cars since the Moller was announced.

    For those interested, you can become a Sport Pilot in as little as 20 hours of flight time in a Transition-specific course. For existing pilots, get comfortable quickly with the familiarization training included with every Transition delivery.

    The price? Anticipated purchase price: $194,000.

    The only questions remaining on this transformer is: is it an Autobot or a Decepticon? :P

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    Newbie livert's Avatar
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    Mar 2009

    wicked cool

    wow we really moving up in technology. whats next, flying boats.

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    May 2007

    the moller looks better but this is still a pretty cool feat of technology!

    maybe in about another decade we'll see a more slim lined-aerodynamic version which is more comercial... and better priced

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    An awesome population thinning device!

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    Feb 2008

    it's really amazing to see how fast the technology is growing..

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    Gotta start saving for those cool flying cars.

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    Jr. Member Starlight's Avatar
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    Apr 2005

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    Nice, but i can just see it now head on collusion's in the sky or running into a parked building..

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    Contributor di86's Avatar
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    Mar 2009

    15 years ago from now, this looks like a science fiction, and now it's real. The technological jump is more of a teleport

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    Newbie Scrapy's Avatar
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    Feb 2009

    To the Future!

    does it come with a sky-writing addon?

    can we fly to the moon?
    Last edited by Scrapy; 03-19-2009 at 03:12 AM

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    Mar 2008

    there is nothing new to this technology.

    its not a flying car. its a little airplaine which can collapse his wings and roll over the street. sensless news =/


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