Dubai’s Roads and Transport Authority (RTA), in collaboration with the Chinese EHANG Company,  announced at World Government Summit on Monday that it had successfully carried out the first test run of an Autonomous Aerial Vehicle (AAV) capable of carrying a human up in the air and this ‘flying car’ will begin operations in July this year. “The future is now in the making. Our talk about autonomous vehicles has become a reality. It is now high time to move to autonomous aerial vehicles,” declared Mattar Al Tayer, RTA director general and chairman of the board of executive directors, on the second day of the Summit.

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