Friday, August 19, 2005

NASA wants flying cars

NASA is funding is a contest called the "Personal Air Vehicle Challenge," one in which the winner will take a $150,000 prize for developing
a flying car with two to six seats that has a 300-mile range and decent fuel economy.
The announcement comes on the eve of the Experimental Aircraft Association's AirVenture Cup Race in Ohio, a contest that attracts scores of experimental home-made aircraft every year.