-More at Telegraph:
Terrafugia Transition 'flying car' gets go-ahead from US (FAA) air authorities
And no more little “pesky mistakes” like, forgetting to set the altimeter in a small Cessna, as is already grounded in pre-flight. *<[;o)~~
You may not have noticed it, but history was made on March 5 at 7:40 a.m. when the Terrafugia Transition lifted off the runway for the first time at New York’s Plattsburgh International Airport. The Transition is the first “roadable airplane” that is completely self-contained in ground mode... aopa.org
This private sector development is very suitable for many in the U.S...
And while it is true that the greatest technologies are developed in the name of [defense]; the greatest [failures] to reach agreements; have increased man's vulnerability to the [elements.] ... :D Haha.