Date: 6 months ago   Category: Motors

Boeing carried out tests of the flying taxi


The aircraft is calculated on movement in city conditions. This test flight was the first. The aircraft manufacturing corporation Boeing carried out the first test flight of the autonomous passenger plane intended for movements in the conditions of the city. Tests of the aircraft took place successfully. Writes CNBC about it. "The one more first step from us. We successfully tested our passenger aircraft. We continue to develop in the direction of the safe and balanced movement in the conditions of a city ecosystem", - representatives of the company in the official statement noted. The division of Boeing NeXt in a tandem with the Aurora Flight Sciences organization is engaged in creation of the plane. Engineers of the last are engaged in development of the equipment for vertical take off and landing with use of electric motors. The prototype of the plane reaches more than nine meters in length and 8.5 meters width. The aircraft has to provide 80 kilometers of autonomous flight. Earlier it was reported that the Boeing and Airbus companies broke the records in the sphere of sales of civilian airliners. News from the Correspondent.netv of Telegram. Subscribe for our https://t.me/korrespondentnet channel

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