Archer Plans 250 Air Taxis, FAA Readies for AAM

DALLAS – Archer Aviation plans to produce approximately 250 battery-electric air taxis in 2025, with production ramping up in subsequent years after achieving certification by the end of 2024.

The news comes on the heels of the US Department of Transportation (DoT) announcing 12 new appointments (see list below) to the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) Advanced Aviation Advisory Committee (AAAC). The new committee will give the FAA advice on key drone and Advanced Air Mobility (AAM) issues.

According to Reuters, Archer aims to certify its pilot-plus-four-passenger ‘Midnight’ aircraft by the end of 2024 while the FAA develops certification requirements for the read more ⇒

Source:: “Airways Magazine”

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