From road to sky: 'Aircar' takes off for the first time

This ‘Aircar’ is on a test run

It can transform itself from a road vehicle to a plane

in under three minutes

by extending its foldable wings and retractable tail

It was designed by Slovak company Klein Vision

It has a travel range of 621 miles

and can carry a load of 440 lbs per flight

Aircar can be used for leisure, self-driving journeys

and as a commercial taxi service