We in the lower mainland don’t even have REGULAR uber yet and some cities are getting ready for Uber Elevate – yup – SPACE TAXIS! If it sounds way too futuristic and cool to comprehend an article in Forbes explains it like this:

Uber’s plan is to string together a network of electrical vertical take-off and landing vehicles, commonly called eVTOL, and make them available on-demand. Similar to helicopters, the eVTOL aircraft would take off and land on the tops of buildings and be able to cover distances more quickly and directly compared to cars stuck in traffic on Los Angeles congested roads.

It’s basically a super fast helicopterish service using rechargeable helicopters and this is a real deal partnership between Uber and Nasa. Let that marinate for a sec. Ok…HOW COOL IS THAT?! Read more HERE – The Ara Show

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