FAA Approves G-1 Certification Basis for Archer, Propelling it Forward on its Path to FAA Type Certification

September 7, 2021

Archer Aviation Inc. (“Archer”), a leading developer of all-electric vertical takeoff and landing (“eVTOL”) aircraft has been actively engaged with the FAA through its Center for Emerging Concepts & Innovation and the Los Angeles Aircraft Certification Office to develop the airworthiness and environmental requirements necessary for full certification of its eVTOL aircraft. Archer is pleased to announce that the FAA G-1 Issue Paper: Certification Basis (“G-1 Certification Basis”) has been approved and signed, enabling Archer to move further down the runway towards its goal of obtaining an FAA Type Certification for its eVTOL aircraft.