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Uber wants to bring flying taxis to cities worldwide by 2023

This computer generated image shows a flying taxi. (Uber Technologies via AP)

"Uber reaches for the skies with plan for sleek flying taxi," by AP's Barry Hatton: "The ride-hailing service unveiled ... an artist's impression of the sleek, futuristic machine it hopes to start using for demonstration flights in 2020. The company aims to have its first paying passengers in various cities around the world by 2023, though the plan still faces major hurdles."