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20/02/1937 First flying car is completed

The vehicle was built by American aviator Waldo Waterman. It flew for the first time next day. The flying car had cruising speed 164 kilometres per hour. It was unofficially called Waterman Whatsit. Five Whatsits were built, one crashed. Flying cars were often predicted by futurologists but never reached production.

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