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Lady Gaga Debuts The World's First Flying Dress

Would you expect anything less from Mother Monster?

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She teamed up with young members of her team at TechHaus (technical branch of Haus of Gaga) and London-based Studio XO to create the machine, and said she hopes it'll be an advancement in travel and communication.

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Gaga also joked with the press, "This is her beta test flight, so you know, stand back."

“I wanted to make today about something even more important to me, and that something is the youth of the world," Gaga told the crowd. "Their minds are just so boundless. They’re just so inspiring."

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She encouraged young people to innovate, and said that the TechHaus is eager to finance their projects.

According to the press release about the vehicle, "Volantis is a purpose designed transport prototype designed to carry one person in a controlled hover and directional movement" and is battery-operated.

To make it happen, the team at Tech Haus — Studio XO, the technical branch of Haus of Gaga — collaborated with "a group of specialist companies based in San Diego [...] whose principals have accumulated more than fifty years of Aviation and Unmanned Aerial Vehicle design, construction, and operation."

And here it is in action!

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It didn't go very far, but as Gaga said, it's still in beta.

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Gaga said that she hopes one day we'll all own a Volantis of our own.

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When asked about her timeline for mass producing the Volantis, she replied, "Gosh, I don't know. We're still getting it to work properly."

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