Uber partners with NASA on its flying taxi project

Uber Elevate to launch in 2020

Uber is working with the space agency NASA to develop its flying car project which is set to launch in 2020.   

The ride-sharing service announced details of its “on demand aviation” which it has named Uber Elevate. The service is set to pilot in 2020 in Los Angeles, Dallas-Fort Worth and Dubai.

The four-seat drone like vehicles, are set to have a  vertical take-off and landing and fly at a low altitude.

Uber expects heavy use of the air taxi service by 2028