CAAC Formally Adopts Special Conditions for EH216-S AAV Type Certification

posted on 25th February 2022 by Eddie Saunders
CAAC Formally Adopts Special Conditions for EH216-S AAV Type Certification

EHang Holdings Limited, the world’s leading autonomous aerial vehicle (“AAV”) technology platform company, today announced that the Civil Aviation Administration of China (“CAAC”) has formally adopted the Special Conditions for EH216-S AAV Type Certification (the “Special Conditions”), which was effective on February 9th, 2022 and published on the CAAC website on February 22th, 2022.

The Special Conditions provides EHang with the basis for compliance and safety of EH216-S AAVs, including flight performance, structures, design and constructions, propulsion systems, systems and equipment, data link and ground control station.

The Company expects to deploy the EH216-S unmanned aircraft system in low-altitude passenger-carrying commercial operations in the Urban Air Mobility sector.