Self Flying Air Taxi Drones Will Soon Be Commercial – A Different Way to Travel!The

Air taxis have been in development for sometime.

These are pretty much like small taxis, but these can fly, yes fly.

And you can rent an air taxi as you can rent a taxi on ground.

And no, I am talking about something that could happen 20 years down the line.

Dubai is planning to offer self-flying taxis by July 2017, the city’s Road and Transportation Agency announced recently at the World Government Summit conference.

These four-legged, eight-propeller drones can carry a single passenger that weighs up to 100 kg (220 lb) and operate within an area of up to 50 km (31 miles) on a single battery charge, according to a video the RTA released on Monday. It can reach speeds of 160 km an hour.

Wow!

Now, see how the autonomous aerial vehicle (as it is called) does in the video below

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