The Russian company that makes the iconic AK-47 machine gun is branching out into rideables — specifically flying rideables.
(Is that a thing?) Kalashnikov Concern— part of the Russian defense giant Rostec, which is named after AK-47 designer Mikhail Kalashnikov — demonstrated its unnamed prototype on Monday, according to Popular Mechanics.
It looks similar to a handful of drone-quadcopter-hoverbike hybrids that we’ve seen popping up around the internet with increasing frequency.
Kalashnikov is calling it a “flying car,” but that seems more aspirational than accurate.
Without a wheel-base, it’s a hard to see how anyone could mistake this thing for a car.
Of course, that hasn’t stopped a variety of companies from mislabeling their……