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Terrafugia Transition: Airplane-Car Hybrid
by Karen Day
on 20 March 2009
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Now you can fulfill all of your George Jetson dreams with Terrafugia Transition's aircraft/car combo, which completed its first successful flight this month.

The carbon-fiber framed vehicle transforms between plane and automobile in an impressive 30 seconds and features wings that fold in electronically, allowing you to keep this "roadable aircraft" in the confines of your garage. While the Terrafugia Transition is still a prototype, the team plans to take the lessons learned from their series of test flights and apply them to a next-gen prototype before being produced as a certified Light Sport Aircraft.

Read more at Fast Company.

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