Chinese drone manufacturer Ehang has unveiled its Ehang 184 drone at the 2016 Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas. The is the world's first drone capable of carrying people.
The Ehang 184 is a four-armed, eight-rotor drone, standing 152 centimeters tall and weighing in at 200 kilograms. The drone can take off, fly and land automatically and is capable of carrying a single passenger at a an average speed of 100km/h for around 23 minutes. The drone takes two hours to charge its battery pack.
The Ehang 184's optimal cruising altitude is between 305-503 metres and it has can reach a maximum height of 3505 metres.
Ehang Claims that successful test flights have already been carried out with the 184.