The Ehang 216, an autonomous passenger aerial vehicle (AAV), photographed at Airshow China 2018 in Zhuhai. Photo: SCMP / Dickson Lee The Ehang 216, an autonomous passenger aerial vehicle (AAV), photographed at Airshow China 2018 in Zhuhai. Photo: SCMP / Dickson Lee
The Ehang 216, an autonomous passenger aerial vehicle (AAV), photographed at Airshow China 2018 in Zhuhai. Photo: SCMP / Dickson Lee

Chinese flying taxi maker Ehang gets approval to test drone deliveries for cargo weighing over 150kg

  • Ehang is the world’s first autonomous aerial vehicle company approved to conduct commercial trials of passenger drones for transporting heavy cargo, it says
  • The pilotless 216 flying car can hold two passengers and travel at up to 130km per hour

Topic |   Drones
The Ehang 216, an autonomous passenger aerial vehicle (AAV), photographed at Airshow China 2018 in Zhuhai. Photo: SCMP / Dickson Lee The Ehang 216, an autonomous passenger aerial vehicle (AAV), photographed at Airshow China 2018 in Zhuhai. Photo: SCMP / Dickson Lee
The Ehang 216, an autonomous passenger aerial vehicle (AAV), photographed at Airshow China 2018 in Zhuhai. Photo: SCMP / Dickson Lee
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