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Aeroflyer  
  A flying car.  

Ralph and Alice left early in the morning, winging their way in an aeroflyer toward northern New York, where there were numerous Accelerated Growing Farms.
From Ralph 124c 41 +, by Hugo Gernsback.
Published by Modern Electrics in 1911
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Compare to the aircar from A Matter of Size (1934) by Harry Bates and the High Kavalaan aircar from Dying of the Light (1977) by George RR Martin and the flying car from Blade Runner.

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