Wow! They’ve been testing them since 2017 with 1,000 test flights. I didn’t know, and they’re located within skateboarding distance of my house.
How do you feel about this? What if they get popular and fill the skies like escooters are filling the sidewalks of some cities?
This one looks like a bizarre helicopter and has a range of around 20 miles. It may get FAA approval to fly in the US.
Ehang reports that it has conducted more than 2,000 passenger-grade flight tests of its Autonomous Aerial Vehicles in the few years that the company has been operating, including in winds of 70 km/h (43 mph) and in fog, with visibility around 50 m (165 ft). (newatlas)
The governor of North Carolina took a ride in one last month!? Looks like a giant drone.
Oh my God. Behold the future: