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    Video: Translogic gets inside look at Terrafugia Transition flying car
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    It was only a month ago when Terrafugia took its Transition flying car (or driving plane, as CEO Carl Dietrich says) to the EAA AirVenture show in Oshkosh, Wisconsin, for some exposure and its first public flight demonstration. We know the flight was a success, but Translogic was also there to ...

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    Video: Watch Terrafugia Transition flying car make its first public flight
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    The boundless imagination of post-war American car design has long been on display at the AirVenture museum in the form of the 1949 Aerocar. But as of Monday, flying cars became a bit more relevant when the long-delayed, street-legal Terrafugia Transition took off and flew in public for the first ...

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    Official: Terrafugia envisions plans for vertical-takeoff flying car [w/video]
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    It's hard to forget a company like Terrafugia – mostly because it won't let us. Every six months or so, the Massachusetts-based self-proclaimed aerospace company makes headlines with a flying car concept. It's first attempt, called the Transition, was a folding low-wing propeller-driven ...

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    Report: An update on Terrafugia's flying car, one year after its NY debut
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    One of the idiosyncratic stars of the 2012 New York Auto Show, just about one year ago, was the Terrafugia Transition. Proposing to bring the long-dreamed-of flying car to the masses – well, "masses" of people that can pick up a $279,000 check, at any rate – news about the Terrafugia ...

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    New York: Terrafugia Transition 'Flying Car' offers serious hang time, but leaves us clouded [w/video]
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    Visitors to the New York Auto Show will be able to take a closer look at the Terrafugia Transition 'Flying Car,' just days after the company's prototype made its first flight. The two-place airworthy machine is perhaps best considered a roadgoing low-wing aircraft (not a 'flying car'), as its ...

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    Report: Terrafugia flying car gets DOT exception but faces delays
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    Terrafugia has moved one step closer to bringing the world a flying "car". The Department of Transportation has granted the company a host of exemptions needed to get the Terrafugia Transition ready for the road. The plane/car-hybrid already employs a gaggle of automotive crash technology, such ...

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    Video: FAA certifies missionary's Subaru-powered flying car
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    Missionary Steve Saint and his FAA Certified Flying Car – Click above to watch video after the jump
    Some folks don't have the time to sit around and wait for Terrafugia to produce a flying car. Steve Saint is a missionary and the head of I-TEC, a non-profit company that provides technology ...

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    Report: Terrafugia flying car to start production by end of year
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    Terrafugia Transition flying car – Click above for high-res image gallery
    Terrafugia, the Massachusetts-based flying car company, has announced that it is one step closer to putting a road-and-air-going flying car in your driveway. A suitable production facility has been located in Woburn, ...

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    Where are the flying cars we were promised? Popular Mechanics thinks it has the answer
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    Terrafugia Transition – Click above for high-res image gallery
    Surely, you're familiar with the Jetsons, the classic Hanna-Barbera cartoon world from the 1960s that was said to take place in the year 2062. Too futuristic for your blood? How about Ridley's Scott's Blade Runner, which starred ...

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    Terrafugia Transition flying "car" gets special FAA exemption, sees clear skies ahead?
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    Terrafugia Transition – Click above for high-res image gallery
    Another day, another flying car, right? According to The Daily Telegraph, the FAA has just awarded the Terrafugia Transition an exemption which will allow the 1,440-pound car/aircraft hybrid to fly under a "light sport" ...

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    Report: Washington starting its own "Transformer" program
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    The obvious glib commentary here would invoke Optimus Prime, or something. Instead, we're going to digress momentarily and say that the best kind of transformer involves an LP record and an SL1200. Either way, DARPA has its own transforming going on. The Pentagon's latest initiative has been dubbed ...

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    Terrafugia Transition completes successful first flight
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    Terrafugia Ttansition first flight – Click above for image gallery
    While only the passing of time will tell if today's first registered flight of the Terrafugia Transition measures up to such important milestones of aviation as the Wright brothers' maiden voyage at Kitty Hawk in 1903, it was ...

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    The Hammerhead: Is this the flying car we've been waiting for?
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    The Moller SkyCar. The Terrafugia. The Alfa Romeo Spix flying concept car. All three of these winged machina have been dangled in our faces like a carrot at the end of an impossibly long stick. Jeff Allen Case is hoping he'll be the first to deliver on the promise of flying cars with his Hammerhead ...

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