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  1. VIDEO: Are self-flying cars on the horizon?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 17 | Newsday

    A company which wants to introduce flying cars says its first model, the Transition, should be available commercially in 2016. Boston based company Terrafugia says it has overcome technical difficulties that saw the firm lose favour with some investors who had expected aircraft sales to begin in 2012.

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  2. Radical Transportation Projects Of The Past And FutureRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 11 | Forbes.com

    ... by the end of 2016. Skytran says tickets will sell for less than a bus fare. We doubt that. Cost: $80 million. TERRAFUGIA FLYING CAR It's 2015 and we still don't have flying cars? Terrafugia aims to change that with its Transition street legal ...

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  3. Is it a bird? Is it a plane? No, it's the TRANSITION: Two-seater...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 9 | Daily Mail

    ... flying car known as the Transition, which has space for two passengers, was designed by Massachusetts-based firm Terrafugia. Owners will need a pilot and a driver's licence to operate the road-legal airplane, in addition to 20 hours of flying time ...

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  4. Will flying cars ever get off the ground?Read the original story

    Jan 29, 2015 | Cult of Mac Blog

    ... It's fascinating technology. They're getting closer all the time but the test pilot in me says, 'Not yet.' " Terrafugia , founded in 2006 by MIT grad students, built and flew is first car/plane craft in 2009. A second prototype of the aircraft, ...

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  5. Did Back to the Future's predictions about a futuristic 2015 actually come true?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2015 | Wirral Globe

    ... quite done away with wheels and roads yet, and the closest we've got to the flying cars seen in BTTF is the Terrafugia Transition, a small aeroplane with four wheels and foldable wings. Not exactly the same as the hovering cars we pined after in ...

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  6. Terrafugia Wins Support For Exemption RequestRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2015 | AVweb

    ... turbine prototype made its maiden flight this week in Austria. The DA50-JP7, first announced in 2013, is... Terrafugia's request to the FAA for an exemption from the LSA rules to allow extra weight and a higher stall speed in its Transition... AOPA ...

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  7. Inventor's Suit Against Disney Doesn't FlyRead the original story

    Jan 21, 2015 | Courthouse News Service

    ... trademark, and it will premiere a new Star Wars movie later this year. Alford also claims that a company called Terrafugia, which is not a party to his lawsuit, can produce a vehicle that can take off and land vertically. It would then be programmed ...

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  8. Terrafugia Wins Support For Rule ChangeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2015 | AVweb

    ... Expo, Elaine Kauh prepared this video report on AOPA's Cessna 152 Reimagined project. She spoke with the... Terrafugia's request to the FAA to expand the LSA rules to allow extra weight and a higher stall speed in its Transition roadable... Boeing ...

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  9. Disney Can't Be Forced Into Licensing 'Star Wars' Flying CarRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2015 | Hollywood Reporter

    ... rights to the T-65 X-wing fighter plane featured in the movie. Alfred wants to work with a company called Terrafugia, Inc., which he believes capable of producing a vertical take-off and landing vehicle that's also destination-programmable so that ...

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  10. U.S. Navy UAV Washed Ashore In The PhilippinesRead the original story

    Jan 9, 2015 | Aero-News Network

    ... than tolerated," Ridon said. Also: AirAsia Crackdown, UAV Exemptions, Avidyne Update, FAA InFO, GROB-WERKE AD Terrafugia has petitioned the FAA to grant waivers to allow its Transition roadable aircraft to exc>[...] Videographer/Reporters Needed For ...

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  11. The SpaceX Experiment: Landing A First Stage For Future Re-UseRead the original story

    Jan 11, 2015 | Aero-News Network

    ... Musk breathes down their necks. Also: AirAsia Crackdown, UAV Exemptions, Avidyne Update, FAA InFO, GROB-WERKE AD Terrafugia has petitioned the FAA to grant waivers to allow its Transition roadable aircraft to exc>[...] Videographer/Reporters Needed ...

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  12. John Travolta To Host 12th Annual 'Living Legends of Aviation' AwardsRead the original story

    Jan 11, 2015 | Aero-News Network

    ... the roof of the Beverly Hilton. Also: AirAsia Crackdown, UAV Exemptions, Avidyne Update, FAA InFO, GROB-WERKE AD Terrafugia has petitioned the FAA to grant waivers to allow its Transition roadable aircraft to exc>[...] Videographer/Reporters Needed ...

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  13. Suitcase Is The First $1 Million Kickstarter Campaign Of 2015Read the original story

    Jan 11, 2015 | Aero-News Network

    ... the next big thing in luggage?" Also: AirAsia Crackdown, UAV Exemptions, Avidyne Update, FAA InFO, GROB-WERKE AD Terrafugia has petitioned the FAA to grant waivers to allow its Transition roadable aircraft to exc>[...] Videographer/Reporters Needed ...

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  14. Aero-News: Quote Of The DayRead the original story

    Jan 11, 2015 | Aero-News Network

    ... on a robotic barge, at sea. Also: AirAsia Crackdown, UAV Exemptions, Avidyne Update, FAA InFO, GROB-WERKE AD Terrafugia has petitioned the FAA to grant waivers to allow its Transition roadable aircraft to exc>[...] Videographer/Reporters Needed For ...

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  15. State Of Minnesota Upgrades Firefighting AircraftRead the original story

    Jan 10, 2015 | Aero-News Network

    ... a CL-215, are 12726 and 12727. Also: AirAsia Crackdown, UAV Exemptions, Avidyne Update, FAA InFO, GROB-WERKE AD Terrafugia has petitioned the FAA to grant waivers to allow its Transition roadable aircraft to exc>[...] Videographer/Reporters Needed ...

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  16. Port Canaveral Helicopter Tours To ContinueRead the original story

    Jan 10, 2015 | Aero-News Network

    ... ships calling on Port Canaveral. Also: AirAsia Crackdown, UAV Exemptions, Avidyne Update, FAA InFO, GROB-WERKE AD Terrafugia has petitioned the FAA to grant waivers to allow its Transition roadable aircraft to exc>[...] Videographer/Reporters Needed ...

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  17. Female Tiger Moth Pilot Has Lofty GoalsRead the original story

    Jan 10, 2015 | Aero-News Network

    ... the team's only female member. Also: AirAsia Crackdown, UAV Exemptions, Avidyne Update, FAA InFO, GROB-WERKE AD Terrafugia has petitioned the FAA to grant waivers to allow its Transition roadable aircraft to exc>[...] Videographer/Reporters Needed ...

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  18. Upstate NY Runway Extension Put On HoldRead the original story

    Jan 10, 2015 | Aero-News Network

    ... to cost about $8 million. Also: AirAsia Crackdown, UAV Exemptions, Avidyne Update, FAA InFO, GROB-WERKE AD Terrafugia has petitioned the FAA to grant waivers to allow its Transition roadable aircraft to exc>[...] Videographer/Reporters Needed For ...

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  19. ANN's Daily Aero-Term (01.12.15): Translational MotionRead the original story

    Jan 10, 2015 | Aero-News Network

    ... down along the vertical axis. Also: AirAsia Crackdown, UAV Exemptions, Avidyne Update, FAA InFO, GROB-WERKE AD Terrafugia has petitioned the FAA to grant waivers to allow its Transition roadable aircraft to exc>[...] Videographer/Reporters Needed ...

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  20. AeroSports Update: P85 Kit Built Racer Enters Flight TestingRead the original story

    Jan 10, 2015 | Aero-News Network

    ... addition to the product line. Also: AirAsia Crackdown, UAV Exemptions, Avidyne Update, FAA InFO, GROB-WERKE AD Terrafugia has petitioned the FAA to grant waivers to allow its Transition roadable aircraft to exc>[...] Videographer/Reporters Needed ...

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