get off the ground :
- v get started or set in motion, used figuratively
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- 200mpg Aptera Still Kickin'
It still doesn’t have wings, but the aircraft fuselage-style Aptera 2e automobile now has two chances to get off the ground. After purchasing the assets of failed Aptera Motors last year , Zaptera USA planned to have a partner manufacturer the aerodynamic, composite chassis of the innovative cars in China, then ship them to Santa Rosa, Calif., to have electric powertrains installed.
June 11, 2013 - Fox News