The giant manufacturer announced on the 10th of January, that they successfully built an electrical prototype for transportation purposes, embedded with their autonomous technology and took them three months for completion.

The prototype is a CAV (“Cargo air vehicle”) VTOL (“Vertical take-off and landing”), equipped with an electrical propulsion system and can transport a charge of 225kg and measures 4.57 meters long, 5.4 meters wide with 1.22 meters in height.

This comes as a major development as Boeing continues on investing in Electrical and autonomous prototypes following its purchase of Aurora Flights, a company developing a transport plane with no pilots.

 

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