From this flight hub they will be able to reach big parts of Florida within one hour. The range for the drone is 300 kilometers (186 miles), almost from Orlando to Miami.
Look at a map of where you live and imagine what places within 300 kilometers you can go within one hour.
The drone is an electric, vertical take-off and landing (eVTOL) jet aircraft. It is developed by the German company, Lilium. The hub is called vertiport and is meant to create a standard that can be copied and implemented in other parts of the world.
The demonstrator five-seater aircraft first flew in 2019.
Within a couple of weeks, three companies have announced important steps in the quest for self-driving cars. Tesla launched a beta test of their autonomous technology. Waymo opens up its driverless taxi service to the public in Phoenix, Arizona. And Cruise is doing the same thing in San Francisco.