It's hard to keep up with technology these days. latest example of science fiction becoming science fact is flying car. For decades, we have watched movies about future with flying cars. This week, journalists saw real one in flight. A prototype flying AirCar completed test flight between two cities in Slovakia. car flew between regional airport and airport in the capital city Bratislava. The 90km journey took 35 minutes to complete. AirCar is from a company called Klein Vision. A founder of the company said: "AirCar is no longer just proof of concept." He added: "Flying at [2,500 metres] at speed of [185kph], it has turned science fiction into a reality."
AirCar is road-legal car that transforms into aircraft in less than three minutes. AirCar CEO Professor Stefan Klein flew and landed vehicle on its recent test flight. After landing at Bratislava Airport, he pushed one button to transform aircraft into sports car. He then drove it into downtown Bratislava on city's streets. He described flight as "normal" and "very pleasant". His company is working on new, more powerful model called AirCar Prototype 2. This will have much more powerful engine that is capable of a cruising speed of 300kph and a range of 1,000 kilometers. The newer model will also be four-seater as opposed to the two-seater that was recently tested.