The FAA, the American government's aviation authority, has officially given a go-ahead to Samson Switchblade to begin flight testing.
The Switchblade took 14 years to develop and will be testing its high-speed taxi.Samson Sky said that 2,100 people had made reservations to try the vehicle.The unique feature of the flying car is that it comes in a DIY kit form. Each kit comprises of an engine, avionics, and Samson Builder Assist Program.The three-wheeled car can easily be parked in a person's garage. From there, the owner has to drive it to the nearest airport. It takes three minutes for the vehicle to enter flying mode.The Switchblade can go up to 306 km/h and 21,000 km. After landing the car, you can switch it back to driving mode.