Which Australian city will be the first to trial flying cars?
Australia’s on the cusp of a Jetsons style future, after a major capital city was named as one of three locations around the world which was set to trial a flying ride-share service.
The pilot would aim to connect transport hubs, like airports, to central city sites.
Regional General Manager for Uber in Australia, New Zealand and North Asia Susan Anderson said other Australian cities would follow soon after.
“Australian governments have adopted a forward-looking approach to ridesharing and future transport technology,” Ms Anderson said.
“This, coupled with Melbourne’s unique demographic and geospatial factors, and culture of innovation and technology, makes Melbourne the perfect third launch city for Uber Air.
“We will see other Australian cities following soon after.”