27 May '14, 6pm

Fly Through the Desert On the Aero-X Hover Bike Like a Jedi

Fly Through the Desert On the Aero-X Hover Bike Like a Jedi

The two-seater hovercraft will be able to fly you around for 75 minutes straight, which is a pretty long time for average every-day use. To pull off the height, speed, and duration, the Aero-X will have a carbon fiber frame and fan blades, with the power stemming from three 240hp rotary engines. Since Aerofex compares the operation of the bike akin to that of a motorcycle, you won't need a pilot's license or any sort of flight training at all to fly/drive this thing. Running off the same gas you put in your car, the Aero-X will take off and land vertically, meaning that you won't need a runway.

Full article: http://www.justluxe.com/lifestyle/luxury-cars/feature-195...

Tweets

What will #F35 do at #RIAT2014, #Farnborough2014?

What will #F35 do at #RIAT2014, #Farnborough2014?

breakingdefense.com 30 May '14, 6pm

WASHINGTON: Will the F-35B land vertically at the Royal International Air Tattoo or the Farnborough Air Show? No. Will it ...

News flash: Bike lanes are for bikes

treehugger.com 30 May '14, 4pm

Every time there is a discussion about bike lanes or making room for cyclists, there are a thousand Dorothy Rabinowitz clo...