In this segment from “The Henry Ford’s Innovation Nation” you’ll learn more about the Aero-X hoverbike. The Aero-X was created by a Los Angeles based aerospace engineering company called Aerofex.
The Aero-X is a surface-effect craft that rides like a motorcycle. Because it responds to your movements just as a motorcycle would, the Aero-X is intuitive to fly.
The Aero-X can be adapted for a variety of uses: surveying, search and rescue, border patrol, disaster relief, agricultural, ranching, and rural transportation.The consumer version of Aerofex‘s hoverbike is available to reserve for a $5,000 deposit, with a final price of $85,000.
The Aero-X fly up to 10 feet off the ground at 45 miles per hour 72kmph and carry up to 140 kilos. It can be used for unlimited outdoor activities; such as surveying, search and rescue, border patrol, disaster relief, aerial agricultural, ranching, and much more.