Cora is capable of traveling at up to 110mph (180km/s) with a range of 62 miles (100km) carrying two passengers.
Once it's in the air, a single propeller drives Cora at about 110 miles per hour, between altitudes of 500 and 3,000 feet.
Kitty Hawk could beat Uber in building a network of electric self-flying taxis.
"Cora", developed by Larry Page's Kitty Hawk company, is an electric aircraft intended for use as part of a transportation service instead of sale to individual users. Mr Page brought in Google-X founder and self-driving vehicle expert Sebastian Thrun to act as CEO of Kitty Hawk and former Virgin America and Delta CEO Fred Reid to head up Zephyr. We had our aircraft.
Now, according to The New York Times, Kitty Hawk will on Tuesday announce it has reached an agreement with the government of New Zealand to test its aircraft in order to get officially certified for flying in the country.
Dr Peter Crabtree of New Zealand's MBIE saw the opportunity immediately: "In New Zealand, we know we can't keep using the same old approaches to meet our future challenges. But there was no place in the world where Cora could take the next step".
"We are offering a pollution free, emissions free vehicle that flies independently", Fred Reid, head of Kitty Hawk operations in New Zealand, said in a video posted on the company's website.
The flying auto company led by Udacity CEO Sebastian Thrun and backed by Google co-founder Larry Page is breaking cover with a new deal that will see it test its autonomous electric air taxis with the New Zealand government, with the aim of having a commercial network ready to carry passengers within as little as three years, the New York Times reports.
Mourinho confirmed Daley Blind, Marcos Rojo, Ander Herrera and Phil Jones are all injured and will play no part against Sevilla . Only Porto (15) have conceded more goals of any side remaining in the competition at the last-16 stage than Sevilla (12).
Tests found the powder was not harmful. " Police are investigating the content of the letters to identify any potential links". A second package is also being looked at, they said - and one person has been taken to hospital this morning.
Grindelwald's villainy forces Albus Dumbledore to seek out Newt Scamander and ask him to help defeat the Dark wizard. Fantastic Beasts announced via Twitter that the trailer will be released on Tuesday, March 13 .
In 2010, Pompeo defeated State Senator Jean Schodorf for the Kansas Republican primary for the 4th District Congressional seat. Gina Haspel, the deputy director of the Central Intelligence Agency , is Trump's pick to take over for Pompeo.
There was a silver lining, though, in the unity among the two torchbearers - one North Korean and one South Korean. The first events will take place Saturday, with athletes competing in downhill skiing and biathlon.
He has caught 192 passes for 3,052 yards and 25 touchdowns through the first four years of his National Football League career. The 6-foot-1, 211-pounder has never quite lived up to his first-round hype but he has still put up decent numbers.
Canaccord Genuity set a $33.00 price target on Dicks Sporting Goods (NYSE:DKS) in a research note issued to investors on Friday. It dived, as 57 investors sold XOM shares while 806 reduced holdings. 48 funds opened positions while 104 raised stakes.
There's no follow-up model yet as it is too early but good news, the Xperia R1 and R1 Plus are getting the Android Oreo update. The update has a version number of V15.0410.1802.34, and was just released today, so it may not be available to everyone yet.
According to the Sukma police, around twelve jawans of the 212th battalion of CRPF were on board the anti-landmine vehicle. Officials added that the first encounter took place at 8 am and later this contingent was targeted.
And, according to Geekbench, it's powered by Snapdragon 660 SoC which is laced with 4 GB RAM and is running Android 8.0 Oreo. The Android Oreo update is being pushed out in stages so it might take a while before it reaches your device.
VP Pence: Joy Behar called and apologized so I forgave her
Iger revealed in his response to that question that Behar had personally apologized to Pence. "I give Joy Behar a lot of credit". Joy Behar , who mocked Vice President's Mike Pence's Christian faith and then resisted apologizing, has now done so.
SC extends Aadhaar linkage deadline
However, it is still mandatory to link your welfare schemes with Aadhaar to get benefits under Article 7 before the deadline. The apex court is now in the process of hearing a clutch of petitions that challenge the validity of the Aadhaar scheme.
Crude Oil Lower Ahead Of Inflation
April West Texas Intermediate crude fell 68 cents, or 1.1%, to settle at $61.36 a barrel on the New York Mercantile Exchange. Brent crude futures-where Nigeria's oil is pegged-sold at $64.77 per barrel, down 18 cents, or 0.3 percent.
Flava In Ya Ear rapper Craig Mack dies, aged 46
The remix of Mack's single Flava In Ya Ear also provided one of the breakout moments for Bad Boy's revered star Notorious B.I.G. Brooklyn's DJ Scratch remembered Mack as the hardworking roadie who helped set up and break down his turntables on tours.