The Aerofex hover vehicle looks to be straight out of a movie, Star Wars to be exact. Though it doesn’t fly with the same energy efficiency as a helicopter, due to its rotor blades being shorter, it’s much smaller in size and safer near humans. Continue reading for three videos and more information.

This craft does not produce the brownout of helicopters, as it is designed to be able to operate near people without blowing any significant amount of dust. Human piloted vehicles have successfully achieved 30 miles per hour, and have ascended 15 feet in the air.