"This is a fully electric aircraft that rises into the air like a helicopter, flies like a plane and then lands again like a helicopter", she explained. Cora will use 12 lift rotors on the wings to take off and land vertically and will use a single propeller to power its fixed-wing flight.
UN Blames Facebook For Spreading Hate Speech Against Rohingya
"It has ... substantively contributed to the level of acrimony and dissention and conflict, if you will, within the public". The panel has repeatedly been denied visas to visit Myanmar.
In April past year, Google co-founder Larry Page publicly announced he was building an electric, flying auto through a company called Kitty Hawk. The idea is to make the flying taxi accessible to all, even those who don't have a pilot's license. Kitty Hawk is working on further certification so it can launch a commercial air taxi service.
Formerly Zee.Aero, Zephyr Airworks is Kitty Hawk's operator in New Zealand, although the companies haven't put a timeline on when it will be available for rides.
Cora is also self-piloting, can fly faster than 150 kilometers per hour (93 miles per hour) and has a range of 100 kilometers (62 miles), according to the company. We first saw the news via The New York Times. It's been testing the vehicles through a local operator called Zephyr Airworks, and Cora has an "experimental airworthiness certificate" from both New Zealand and USA aviation authorities.
Final Fantasy VII Remake Will Reproduce the Original Title In High-Quality Graphics
Now in order to explain the nature of the job, the developers gave away some details regarding the development of the game . The job listing reveals that the company is seeking a level planner to work on Final Fantasy 7 Remake .
The company has secretly been testing their "flying cars" since October 2017 in the Canterbury region of New Zealand's South Island.
Flight tests soon followed under an experimental airworthiness certificate from the New Zealand Civil Aviation Authority and the United States Federal Aviation Administration. Mr Page brought in Google-X founder and self-driving auto expert Sebastian Thrun to act as CEO of Kitty Hawk and former Virgin America and Delta CEO Fred Reid to head up Zephyr.
Federer wins rain-delayed match
When play finally started, Federer set out to avenge his defeat to Delbonis in 2013 - the pair's only other ATP meeting. The 7-6 (7-3) 4-6 6-1 loss resulted in a quick exit from a tournament the Serbian has won five times.