• The relationship demonstrates Archer’s continued momentum as it moves toward its goal of achieving Type Certification of its production aircraft in 2024

Singapore. 28 July 2022 .  Archer Aviation Inc. has entered into an
agreement with Honeywell  covering the supply of flight control actuation and thermal
management technologies. Honeywell’s actuation technology is a key enabler of Archer’s 12 tilt 6
configuration, and Honeywell’s thermal management technology will help Archer provide a best-in-class
in-cabin experience for its passengers.

Archer's aircraft
Archer’s production aircraft will operate in dense urban environments, making critical precision from the
aircraft’s flight controls and actuators a must. Honeywell’s actuators can accept hundreds of micro
adjustments and commands per second from fly-by-wire computers, enabling precise navigation. Archer
works to incorporate the latest advancements in technology into its aircraft to draw on its safety benefits,
and accommodate the unique elements of its electric vertical takeoff and landing (eVTOL) aircraft. As
such, Archer has selected the MicroVCS, Honeywell’s thermal management system that provides several
advantages compared to conventional systems, including lower weight, higher efficiency, and higher
reliability in its size and power class.

Honeywell has more than 60 years of experience delivering actuation and thermal management systems
for space, aerospace and naval applications and is an established leader in the eVTOL segment, offering
a full line of avionics, navigation, electric propulsion, radar and communications systems, in addition to
flight controls and actuation technology.

“Honeywell’s position as an established leader in delivering advanced aerospace technologies will be
critical to our delivering on our goal of certifying our production aircraft in 2024,” said Adam Goldstein,
CEO, Archer. “It is evident to us that Honeywell shares our belief that the key to commercializing eVTOL
aircraft is working with leading aerospace suppliers to ensure we can deliver as safe an aircraft as

“Honeywell has a wide variety of ready-now solutions that will create a more sustainable future for the
aviation sector, and the technology we’re providing Archer is a great example of that,” said Stéphane
Fymat, vice president and general manager, Urban Air Mobility and Unmanned Aerial Systems,
Honeywell Aerospace. “We’re committed to making Urban Air Mobility an everyday form of travel, and
Archer’s aircraft will help bring that vision to life.”