CORA AIR TAXI IS MORE FUN THAN A TESLA UBER
Even more fun than a Tesla Uber; Cora is an air taxi that combines electric power, self-piloting software and vertical take-off to pioneer an entirely new way to fly. Cora is the beginning of a journey towards everyday flight, where air travel will be woven into our daily lives.
Every revolution has a story. The right people, the right time and the right place coming together for something special. In 1903, it was the Wright Brothers on a field in Kitty Hawk, North Carolina.
In the 21st Century it is of course a group of Silicon Valley engineers with Google money behind them, now finalizing Cora development in New Zealand.
Cora combines electric power, an advanced autopilot and vertical take-off to pioneer an entirely new, safe, clean and quiet way to fly. No-one needs to learn to be a pilot, Cora uses self-flying software with expert human supervision so that you can sit back and enjoy the ride. In a few years, flying across town could be as easy as hopping an Uber and much more scenic.
Some day ... soon.
Rob Follis has been writing about tech on and off for over 40 years, is a designer, photographer, information omnivore, gadget-head, Hi-Fi afficionado, owner of far far too many things and sadly an unsuccessful app developer. A born & bred Londoner now happily living in Melbourne. Email Rob.
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