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Flying taxis are getting closer to becoming a reality. Here’s the technology behind them

VTOLs can operate in any environment.

VTOLs can operate in any environment. Image: REUTERS/Christian Hartmann

Stefan Ellerbeck
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Fixed-wing VTOLs have a longer flight capacity than helicopters.
Fixed-wing VTOLs have a longer flight capacity than helicopters. Image: Aurelia Aerospace.

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Vertiports are likely to be situated near existing urban transport infrastructure. Image: Boeing.

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