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Uber Plans to Launch Flying Taxi’s In Dallas and Dubai By 2023..

Uber is trying to get fancy and up the ante on how people get around quicker…

According to Oilineprice.com

Uber has announced plans to demonstrate flying vehicles by 2020 in Dubai and in the Dallas Fort Worth area, with full scale operations by 2023. Uber has spent hundreds of millions of dollars to develop the technology in-house for flying cars, the ride-hailing service is forming partnerships with established aerospace firms like Brazil’s Embraer, Bell Helicopter; Mooney, a Texas-based light aircraft manufacturer and Aurora flight sciences, a Virginia-based drone maker. Like Uber’s taxi service, the firm sees flying taxis as being initially human piloted but later autonomous as the technology and FAA approval permits. Construction of four landing pads will begin in the Dallas Fort Worth area within the next year the FT reports, and as part of the Dubai Road and Transportation Network Study into flying cars, Uber expects to have a demonstration of the service running there to coincide with the World Expo in 2020.

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