Google co-founder Larry Page has been secretly bankrolling companies working on flying cars, according to a new
Page, now CEO of Google parent company Alphabet, has contributed over $100 million on secretive personal aviation startup Zee.Aero, Bloomberg
Page did not return Bloomberg’s requests for comment. Google did not immediately return TIME’s request for comment.
Flying cars have been little more than a dream for decades. While several companies have gotten close to bringing models to market, costs and regulatory hurdles have proved insurmountable hurdles. Personal aircraft that could, say, take off from an owner’s driveway might sound cool, but in practice the idea has so far proven impractical.