Posts Tagged ‘Flying Car’

Flying To McDonald’s On My Paramotor


People often ask “can you fly that thing to work/school/the store?” Although it’s not really practical to do daily, I sometimes find an interesting place to land. This McDonald’s had a nice grass field that begged for a landing. Luckily, the local citizens found it intriguing and didn’t call the cops.

Facebook –
Instagram –

Documentary –

Helmet Camera –
In Flight Audio Recording – and
Ground Camera –
Microphone –
Tripod –
Drone –
Fuel Can – and
Best PPG Book –

Music by: David Cutter Music –

New behind-the-scenes video of the flying Kitty Hawk machine shows what it’s like to learn to fly it

It’s been about a month since Kitty Hawk, the stealth company working on a flying car and backed by Google cofounder Larry Page, unveiled its first public prototype of the Flyer.

But what is it like to actually fly one of these things? How tough is it to learn?

Kitty Hawk provided Business Insider with new, behind-the-scenes video of some of the early test flights and the pilot training, a process that involved connecting the Flyer to a special tether to help master the feeling of floating on air.

Cameron Robertson and Todd Reichert, the co-lead engineers of the Kitty Hawk Flyer also answered some questions by email about how the Flyer works and how they designed it to be as simple to operate as an Xbox.

Read more: