Chinese Drone Maker Plans eVTOL Air Taxi

OSHKOSH—Chinese drone manufacturer Ehang plans to launch next year a commercial version of its autonomous single-passenger electric vertical-takeoff-and-landing (eVTOL) vehicle, which flies without a pilot under the control of a plug-and-play iPad. The vehicle will likely be larger and heavier than...
John Morris

John was editor of Aviation Week's ShowNews for nearly two decades. He retired in 2020. His background in business journalism before joining Aviation Week includes stints at Reuters, the American Banker daily banking newspaper and as business news editor at the Milwaukee Journal and the Cincinnati Enquirer.

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