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BOEING-BACKED WISK AERO REVEALS A FOUR-SEATER AUTONOMOUS AIR TAXI

Wisk Aero unveiled its all-electric four-seater that can fly without a pilot. Boeing-backed company said it will seek approval from the Federal Aviation Administration to carry passengers as part of a commercial air taxi service. The company says it has a cruising speed of 120 knots, a range of 90 miles with reserves, and can fly at an altitude of 2,500–4,000 feet above ground. The plan is for the vehicle to not have a pilot on board; instead, it will be flown by an autopilot system.
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