posted on 15/02/2017: 470 views
Vice President, Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai, His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, has inspected on Tuesday the Autonomous Aerial Vehicle (AAV), jointly developed by Roads and Transport Authority (RTA), Chinese EHANG Company.
The AAV, branded as EHANG184 in Dubai skies, is capable of carrying a human. RTA is set to start the operation of the AAV as early as July this year.
Sheikh Mohammed was accompanied by Chairman of Dubai Civil Aviation and Chief Executive of Emirates Group, H.H. Sheikh Ahmed bin Saeed Al Maktoum, Chairman of Dubai Media Incorporated, Sheikh Hasher bin Maktoum bin Juma Al Maktoum, and Minister of Cabinet Affairs and The Future and Chairman of the WGS Organisation, Mohammed Abdullah Al Gergawi. – Emirates News Agency, WAM - http://wam.ae/en/details/1395302597811
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