French engineer creates flying motorbike

The Lazareth Moto Volante is tethered to the ground for the test flight

Is it a bike, is it a plane? It’s both!

Believe your eyes... that is a flying motorbike that takes to both road and air –although civil aviation rules stop it from flying higher than 10 metres.

The LMV496 is the creation of inventor and engineer Ludovic Lazareth who has also built an amphibious car (‘because Lake Annecy roads are crowded’) and a V8 motorbike (well, just because...).

Ludovic Lazareth

Ludovic said: “At the moment, ...

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