Audi says flying taxis are on the way after the first public test flight at Drone Week in the Netherlands. Audi, working with its Italdesign subsidiary and Airbus, has developed a prototype it calls Pop.Up Next as a flying taxi that combines a self-driving electric car with a passenger drone. The first public test flight saw the flight module accurately place a passenger capsule on the ground module, which then drove autonomously from the test grounds. Audi says the test involved only a ...

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