Sometimes, you just want to skip all of the traffic, and the EHang 216 should do the trick. This autonomous two-passenger air taxi sports 16 independent rotors mounted in pairs on eight arms that surround the cabin, enabling it to reach a top speed of 80 mph, while cruising at 62 mph. On a full charge, you can expect around 21 minutes of flight time, which is plenty to get around within a city. It successfully completed its maiden flight in South Korea at the “Open the Urban Sky” UAM Seoul Demo event.
This particular EHang 216 was acquired by the Seoul Metropolitan Government and is the first of its kind in South Korea. It’s officially registered under the Nationality and Registration Mark “HL008X” by MOLIT. The company is set to launch a series of trial flights in more locations across South Korea for a variety of UAM (Urban Air Mobility) uses, such as urban passenger transportation, aerial sightseeing, island hopping and aerial logistics.
- PACK LIGHT, FLY FREE: at less than 249 g, it weighs about as much as an apple and fits in the palm of your hand. compact and convenient, this small drone is your ideal travel companion, transforming how you capture your favorite memories.Max Wind Speed Resistance : 8.5-10.5 m/s (Scale 5).Operating Temperature : 0° to 40°C (32° to 104°F), Operating Frequency  : 2.400-2.4835 GHz, 5.725-5.850 GHz..Max Control Speed (tilt) : 100°/s. Shutter Speed : Electronic Shutter: 4-1/8000 s.
- OCUSYNC 2.0 VIDEO TRANSMISSION: mini 2 supports up to 10km of hd video transmission and has excellent anti-interference capabilities, giving you the ability to fly farther and see clearer
- POWERFUL PERFORMANCE: with a max battery life of 31 minutes, dji mini 2 grants more than enough time to compose the perfect shot. mini 2 can resist level 5 winds and take off at a max altitude of 4,000 meters, so your footage is stable even when flying along a windy coastline or high above an alpine forest
We are glad to see the Korean government taking the initiative in planning and implementing urban air mobility in Asia. This pioneering Special Certificate of Airworthiness marks a leap for both parties and builds on our regulatory breakthroughs in China, Europe, and America. We are excited to be the world’s first company to provide safe, comfortable, efficient and eco-friendly urban mobility solutions to Korea. We expect to accelerate UAM development and to expand in the Korea market in the near future,” said Huazhi Hu, EHang Founder, Chairman and CEO.