Europe took off with PAL-V. Major news coverage! interviews and quotes all over. example just get an email from a friend “The live interview was with Martin Schrorder the former owner of Martin Air in Holland. This airline is a partner of the KLM. They also interviewd the pilot and the owner. He commented that over 2 years they will be selling them for aprox. 250.000. Euros. And that Mercedez Benz commented that in within 10 years that the world will have the most of hybrid cars and these flying cars. Everyone was enthusiastic!
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