6-May-2021 Source: EHang
EHang Holdings Limited (Nasdaq: EH) (“EHang” or the “Company”) successfully showcased Urban Air Mobility while attending the Fourth Digital China Summit from April 25 to April 29 in Fuzhou, China. This summit is hosted by Cyberspace Administration of China, National Development and Reform Commission, Ministry of Industry and Information Technology, State-owned Assets Supervision and Administration Commission of the State Council, and the People’s Government of Fujian Province. The company highlighted its aerial mobility solutions and attracted attention with passenger-carrying trial flights while substantial crowds learned more at EHang’s booth, making EHang a hot topic at the summit. More than 100 news outlets featured EHang’s AAV and UAM solutions in various forms including live broadcast, interviews, and articles.
EHang exhibited its full suite of products and services, including EH216, EH216F (firefighting version), EH216L (logistics version), smart city management solutions and aerial media solutions. EHang received rave reviews for the cutting-edge technologies that differentiates from conventional aircraft, such as auto pilot, preset routes and its centralized control platform. Notably, EHang digitizes aerial mobility by using 4G/5G networks to connect its command-and-control center in real-time to its pure electric AAVs.
At the summit, Edward Xu, Chief Strategy Officer of EHang, delivered a keynote speech to the Digital Economy Forum. Titled “the Digital Economy Drives the Transformation of Transportation and Infrastructure”, Edward predicted, “The future of smart transportation will comprehensively apply a variety of new sophisticated technologies. Autonomous piloting technology will be connected via 5G to the command-and-control center. EHang will use digital technologies to transform traditional transportation infrastructure. Our upgraded version of urban air mobility, what we call UAM 3.0, can help achieve truly intelligent transportation, by combining AAV and 5G technologies.”
With the theme of “Initiating China’s New Journey into the Digital Economy by Stimulating Data Dynamics”, the Digital China Summit features leading enterprises of data technologies, AI and related fields all demonstrating abundant use cases for data applications. EHang advocates for empowering UAM solutions with digitization, aiming to achieve easier flight control, more visible smart command, higher value-to-function ratio, and more adaptable AAVs. Ultimately, EHang believes that smart UAM can enables everyone to enjoy a better life.