April 1st is well known as April Fools’ Day. Yearly, at the present time pranksters and jokes galore and unfold cheer with none laborious feelings. Whereas Volkswagen pulled a prank when it launched a title change, now the cab aggregator, Ola said it has ventured into the totally autonomous flying automobile enterprise.
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Ola chairman and group CEO Bhavish Aggarwal on Thursday launched on Twitter, “Excited to unveil the world’s first and solely totally autonomous electrical flying automobile. The Ola AirPro.”
“Ab har household bharegi udaan,” the Ola CEO said, together with that test flights can now be booked on-line on the corporate web site.
Ola moreover revealed a product enchancment video exhibiting that its flying automobile must be charged solely as quickly as after which it’ll self-charge on the go. Additionally, will most likely be a completely autonomous automobile, thus no pilot/driver may be required to handle the automobile. As per the video, the automobile can be capable to vertical take-off and landing, thus requiring no runway. Additionally, it’ll have a excessive velocity of up 350 km/h. Because the idea model depicts, it could not have pointy propeller blades.
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Goes with out saying, that is nothing further than merely an April Idiot’s prank and Ola’s arch-rival – Ather Vitality didn’t miss the possibility to take a dig at Ola on this. The corporate tweeted, “Let’s hope Ola’s electrical scooters aren’t as dated as their April fools makes an try.”