The Jetsons and on-demand urban air transportation

A few articles that I noticed this morning mentioned Uber and flying taxis in the same sentence:

Uber Elevate:  The Future of Urban Air Transport  (Uber)

Uber in deal with NASA to build flying taxi air control software  (Reuters)

Uber’s ‘flying cars’ could arrive in LA by 2020 — and here’s what it’ll be like to ride one  (The Verge)

Uber reaches for the skies with plan for sleek flying taxi  (Washington Post)

For an alternative perspective, click here: The 9 Best Flying Cars in Sci-Fi Movies

And this is a tangent, but worth a look: The Jetsons #1.  The theme in this piece is “beautifully bleak.”

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