Climb into a giant, human-sized autonomous drone, type in the address for your destination, and sit back and relax while the machine flies you there. This may sound like a device from the Jetsons, but Chinese drone company EHang is trying to make it a reality.The company unveiled what it says is the world’s first electric, personal “Autonomous Aerial Vehicle” at CES in Las Vegas on Wednesday. It claims the model, called the EHang 184, can fly human passengers up to 220 pounds for a duration of up…

Drone giant DJI has opened its first ever flagship store in a futuristic-looking space in its home city in southern China. The store offers visitors the chance to see up close its full range of aerial machines, and includes a flight arena for drone demos. The post Check out the drone-based delights served up by DJI’s first ever flagship store appeared first on Digital Trends. View original article at Digital Trends

China’s new CH-4 drone was successfully used this month to destroy an ISIS position in the continuing effort to retake the city of Ramadi. The strike may help China’s arms export ambitions. Original article at nytimes.com