Look up here comes your cab!

A Californian firm has revealed its electric flying taxi capable of flying at 150mph for 60 miles

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Next time you’re waiting for that cab, look up cause it might well be landing from the sky!

The California-based company Archer Aviation has unveiled its new electric flying taxi named Maker.

The two-seater electric vertical takeoff and landing (eVTOL) aircraft is capable of flying at 150mph for a range of 60 miles.

The aircraft propellers are designed to create much lower noise compared to conventional helicopters.

The travel with the flying taxi will be around 100 times quieter than helicopters, a sound equivalent to that of a refrigerator, the company said.

Archer has already received a $1 billion (£710m) order from United Airlines.

Brett Adcock, Co-Founder and Co-Chief Executive Officer of Archer, said: “Maker’s unveil has been years in the making and marks a pivotal juncture for the eVTOL industry and future of transportation.”

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