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Fri Oct 13, 2017 9:08pm

PAL-V review

The safety and inherent stability characteristic of gyro copters make them the best candidate for flying cars IMO, and is the main reason why I never believed in other flying car prototypes - they were modeled on fixed-wing aircraft or giant computer-controlled drones. It isn't just the PAL-V that has this safety characteristic either, gyrocopters in general are very stable and safe (video1, video2). In the case of the PAL-V, it drives like a motorcycle when on the ground.

  • This one is saferEx-News Junkie, Fri Oct 13 8:32pm
    You get to keep your limbs: PAL-V
    • Review video — Ex-News Junkie, Fri Oct 13 9:08pm
      • When you considerPikes, Sat Oct 14 12:37am
        test pilots operating these for company video must have spent hours familiarizing with the instability quirks, and in the videos they clearly have some trouble, what kind of chance has your average... more
        • CorrectEx-News Junkie, Sat Oct 14 9:57am
          Some people are doomed no matter how safe it is.