Drone Volocopter is designed to carry two passengers.
Intel presented at the CES electronics show in 2018 in Las Vegas flying car Volocopter. The aircraft is unmanned, and is designed to carry two passengers.
The novelty is positioned as unmanned passenger taxi. While the vehicle is battery-powered and is supported in the air eighteen rotary engines.
The drone was unveiled at CES 2018 Intel CEO Brian Krzanich.
“Imagine that you open the mobile app, order their personalized trip by air taxi. The future is actually a lot closer than you think,” he said.
The battery system of the aircraft is divided into nine independent sections, and each of them nourishes a couple of rotors, ensuring that the drone will continue to fly in the event of a discharge one or two batteries. Thus, in the event of unforeseen circumstances, passengers will be able to use a ballistic parachute.
It is known that originally the drone Volocopter is a product of the German company, which was founded in 2012. And the first passenger drone she showed the world in 2013.
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