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  1. 5 Innovative Flying Cars We Might Actually See in the FutureRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | TechEBlog

    We have seen the future of automobiles, and some of them will take to the skies. Starting off, there's the Terrafugia TF-X, which has an air cruising speed of 200 mph, and a range 500 miles without needing to refuel or recharge.

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  2. In three years, you'll be able to 'escape the Earth' with Terrafugia's Transition aerocarRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Digital Trends

    Out there, it's just you, your machine, and the pavement. Soon, you might be adding the stratosphere to that list, because a Massachusetts aircraft manufacturer called Terrafugia is planning to release its Transition aerocar in the next three years.

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  3. The Flying Car Is Finally HereRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 14 | Silicon Alley Insider

    ... take to the roads and skies. Bloomberg reported on the progress of the biggest name in the flying car business, Terrafugia, which is nearing the culmination of a decade-long effort to build, drive, fly, market and, yes, sell flying cars to the ...

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  4. Flying car nearing liftoff for productionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 8 | Journalgazette.net

    ... most about. We'll deliver your customized daily news report at 3 a.m. Fort Wayne time, right to your email. The Terrafugia Transition unfolds its wings at the Lawrence Municipal Airport in North Andover, Mass. Illustrates FLYING-CAR (category a) by ...

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  5. Whatever, Tesla, this guy just invented a real flying carRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 1 | Grist Magazine

    Mark this day in your calendar, for today is the day that you learned that the flying car - humanity's second noblest pursuit* - is coming soon! Possibly! Again! Bloomberg reports that 37-year-old inventor Carl Dietrich has already driven and flown prototypes of his Terrafugia Transition, and now the only thing standing in his way is approval by both the FAA and the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. Yup, just two federal bureaucracies between Dietrich and his dreams.

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  6. Flying car nears mass production liftoffRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 30 | Columbia Daily Herald

    The Terrafugia Transition as it lands at Lawrence Municipal Airport in North Andover, Mass. The promise of a mass-produced flying car has taunted aviation enthusiasts for generations, but Carl Dietrich, developer of the Terrafugia Transition, is today closer than anyone since the 1950s.

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  7. Welcome to the future: Flying car nears mass production liftoffRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 29 | Bangor Daily News

    ... Six years later, in July 2013, he was finally ready to fly the prototype. As the announcer who introduced the Terrafugia Transition put it: "Ladies and gentlemen, this is one of the most incredible things we've seen, ever, here at Oshkosh. ...

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  8. Will this flying car be in our future?Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 29 | Star Tribune

    Terrafugia said its Transition vehicle runs on premium unleaded gasoline, gets about 35 mpg on the ground and about 20 mpg in the air flying at 100 mph. Let's be honest: It's 2014, and the automotive industry has utterly disappointed a generation of science-fiction lovers and futurists.

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  9. This Flying Car Could Hit the Market by 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 26 | Planetizen

    Bloomberg reports that the dream vehicle of commuters everywhere-a flying car-might be available on the market within three years. Josh Dean shares news of the Terrafugia Transition, a flying car that "will be capable of 70 miles per hour on the road and 100 mph in the skya " The Terrafugia Transition is the work of MIT graduate Carl Dietrich, who is currently "refining details on the third-generation prototype of his $279,000 vehicle before attempting certification by both the FAA, which regulates planes, and the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, which oversees cars."

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  10. Mass-produced flying car is close to realityRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 | Iol.co.za

    The Terrafugia Transition is a flying car. It is classified as a light sport aircraft and can seat two people.

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  11. Fasten Your Seatbelts, Flying Cars Could Take-Off Within 3 YearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 | Insurance Journal West

    ... Six years later, in July 2013, he was finally ready to fly the prototype. As the announcer who introduced the Terrafugia Transition put it: "Ladies and gentlemen, this is one of the most incredible things we've seen, ever, here at Oshkosh. ...

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  12. Wis. man's dream of a flying car is close to marketRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 | New York Daily News

    The Transition 'roadable aircraft' by Terrafugia makes its debut at the 2012 New York International Auto Show. The car-plane hybrid could come to market in three years, its inventor says.

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  13. The Era Of The Flying Car Has Finally ArrivedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 | Albany Times Union

    ... take to the roads and skies. Bloomberg reported on the progress of the biggest name in the flying car business, Terrafugia, which is nearing the culmination of a decade-long effort to build, drive, fly, market and, yes, sell flying cars to the ...

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  14. Move over, drones: The future of the flying car is here.Read the original story

    Monday Nov 24 | Thanh Nein News

    ... Six years later, in July 2013, he was finally ready to fly the prototype. As the announcer who introduced the Terrafugia Transition put it: "Ladies and gentlemen, this is one of the most incredible things we've seen, ever, here at Oshkosh. ...

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  15. Woburn Innovation Series: Job-Seekers and HS Students Welcome to AttendRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2014 | Patch.com

    ... to network, and light refreshments will be served. Natasha Fahey from Levant Power Corp. and Alex Min from Terrafugia Inc. will speak about their companies successes and future goals, as well as share employment requirements for prospective ...

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  16. The race is on for the flying carRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 14, 2014 | CNN

    ... MyCopter project, meanwhile, is looking at a design that can lift itself out of traffic with very little headway. Terrafugia's TF-X is designed as a four-seat, plug-in hybrid electric flying car that's capable of performing fly-by-wire vertical take ...

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  17. Flying cars: The race is onRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 14, 2014 | CNN

    ... MyCopter project, meanwhile, is looking at a design that can lift itself out of traffic with very little headway. Terrafugia's TF-X is designed as a four-seat, plug-in hybrid electric flying car that's capable of performing fly-by-wire vertical take ...

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  18. Destenaire Discusses the Transition with Terrafugia VP of Business DevelopmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2014 | PR.com

    Destenaire - a premier online travel publication - recently published an interview with Terrafugia VP of Business Development Richard Gersh. Destenaire writer Bree Steinbronn and Gersh discussed how this innovative company came to be founded, as well as the design process behind the revolutionary Transition.

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  19. Meet the AeroMobil 3.0, a crazy beautiful flying carRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2014 | CNET News.com

    ... at major trade shows." This certainly isn't the first flying car we've seen. Last year we reported on Terrafugia's Transition flying car , which debuted at the EAA AirVentures show. And just last month a flying car called the Maverick crashed in ...

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  20. Flying cars are set to go on sale early next yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 25, 2014 | Examiner.com

    It's bird! It's a plane! No, well, kindaa it's a flying car! The first flying cars are reportedly all set to go on sale to the public as early as next year. According to Terrafugia , the flying car's manufacturer, their Transition street legal vehicle that has foldable wings and is part sedan, part mini jet, will be the first model to be launched.

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