At this summer's EAA AirVenture Oshkosh show, attendees will have the chance to participate in an effort to build an entire airplane in just seven days.
At the EAA AirVentures air show, Terrafugia's Transition flying car took to the air and put on quite a show. And then drove away. CNET Road Trip 2013 was there and can vouch for it.
The EAA AirVenture event brings out aircraft by the thousands, including Virgin's Eve, the Airbus A380, and Samson's Switchblade concept.
AirVenture is the largest annual air show in the U.S., with planes of all shapes and sizes.
The defense contractor is ready to mount a 10-kilowatt solid-state laser on a big Oshkosh HEMTT vehicle. Then comes the real test.
Oshkosh shows off a new unmanned ground vehicle, the Oshkosh TerraMax, in Fort Hood, Texas. The new electronics system provides a drive-by-wire capability, which allows intelligent computer control of steering, acceleration, braking and transmission.
Over the next year, more than 6,600 of the Oshkosh-built mine-resistant vehicles will head to Afghanistan to replace up-armored Humvees.
Oshkosh Truck and Northrop Grumman's Joint Light Tactical Vehicle promises better maneuverability, survivability, and payload capacity than the Humvee.
New Zealand's Martin Aircraft gets an experimental flight permit for piloted tests of its one-person recreational jetpack. But don't toss your subway pass just yet.
The HEMTT A3, by truck maker Oshkosh, uses electric motors to drive all eight wheels, a diesel engine and generator to make electricity, and ultracapacitors for quick energy storage and release.