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Sci Tech    H4'ed 9/7/20

Flying Car Takes Off In Japan With First Manned Test Flight

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When Michael J. Fox said, “all these people must’ve got here in flying cars,” on Jimmy Kimmel’s live audience tribute to the Back to the Future franchise on October 21, 2015, the date Doc and Marty arrived in the future aboard their flying Delorean, Kimmel’s reply summed it up aptly. “No, no, we never figured out flying cars.”

Well, Japanese startup SkyDrive may have just figured it out.

Last Friday in Tokyo, SkyDrive Inc. announced at a press conference that it had successfully completed its first manned test flight, and showed video to prove it.

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