Chinese company Xpeng made its first public flight in the United Arab Emirates.

Company is working towards launching the electric aircraft in international markets

XPeng's eVTOL flying car X2 takes off.

Aircraft is lifted by eight propellers - two at each corner of the vehicle.

XPeng's eVTOL flying car X2 makes its first public flying in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, on 10 Oct

X2 is a two-seater electric vertical take-off and landing (eVTOL) aircraft

It has an enclosed cockpit and a carbon fiber structure

The X2 during its unveiling at Dubai's GITEX tech show in the Gulf emirate