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
Drones

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

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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