Flying Star Wars Speeder Bike Hovers Into Reality (Video)

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Do you remember those speeder bikes from Star Wars Episode VI: Return of the Jedi? Didn’t you think it would be so cool if you too could hover inches above the ground while roaring along at breakneck speeds? Apparently, now you can. It’s called the Aerofex hover vehicle and it’s very much a real thing. […]

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Moller Is Back With Yet Another Set Of Flying Cars

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While we might have just thought about the idea of a flying car, Paul Moller has dedicated the better part of his life trying to make the dream a reality. He has gone through many major prototypes over the years, with one of the most publicly promoted models being the M400X Skycar.

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EU Puts Aside 6 Million for Gas-Guzzling Flying Car

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The European Union is going to set aside €4.2 million ($6.2M USD) for a project known as myCopter. This is a Personal Aerial Vehicle (PAV) that would try to reduce the traffic congestion in major European cities. The flying car would be used at low altitudes to travel to and from work. As myCopter would be flying below 2000 feet, it wouldn’t bother other air traffic, and would be fully or partially autonomous so you wouldn’t need ground-based air traffic control. The project is being undertaken by a consortium that includes the Max Plank Institute for Biological Cybernetics in Germany.

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