Will we be meeting George Jetsons’ flying car in the next half decade? Flying cars have been the talk of the town since the George Jetsons’ cartoon, September 1962. Uber and the automobile maker Hyundai have formed a strategic alliance to create a Flying Air Taxi...
Traffic Sucks! But What if Traffic Was Aerial?
Ramp metering, HOV lanes, and sensor-triggered traffic lights were all the rage. Let’s Face It! They Don’t Work! Uber Aviation is working on a solution!
Traffic Science (Yes..That’s a career!) is about way more than just phantom jams. It’s also about understanding ways to alleviate traffic before it happens. Ramp metering educes the influx of new vehicles onto the highway, thus preventing big clumps at on-ramps and cutting down on traffic. Other solutions have been HOV lanes and sensor-triggered traffic lights. None of these are working… Read More About Uber Aviation