Google tests flying taxis in NZ
SELF-PILOTED flying taxis are being tested in New Zealand as part of a project backed by Google co-founder Larry Page that supporters say will revolutionise personal transport.
New Zealand regulators on Tuesday approved plans for Zephyr Airworks, a subsidiary of Mr Page’s company Kitty Hawk, to develop and test the futuristic air taxis.
But developers say it is much quieter, meaning it could transport passengers in urban areas using rooftops and car parks as landing pads.
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