“The hard part is, how do you make a flying car that’s super safe and quiet? Because if it’s a howler, you’re going to make people very unhappy.”–Elon Musk
“We wanted flying cars; what we got is 140 characters.”–Peter Thiel
Well, guess what? We now have 280 characters, and we may finally be getting flying cars. Well, some of us may get the flying cars. They clearly won’t be mass market cheap for a very long time, if ever. Part 2 of the Seeking Delphi™ Future Driving series presents an interview with Kaushik Rajashekara. He is a University of Houston professor and IEEE fellow who has been tracking the subject for decades. Me? I’ve been vaguely following it ever since The Jetsons.
Future Driving, Part 1, Self-Driving Cars,with Alex Wyglinski here.
Episode #27: Future Driving, Part 2, flying Cars, with Kaushik Rajashekara
YouTube slide show of Episode #27. Captioning recommended.