Category: Electric Aircraft

Delta begins work on its first electric aviation project

Delta is beginning its first electric aviation project, working on an energy system for Cranfield Aerospace Solutions (CAeS). CAeS is the lead partner in “Project Fresson”, a 30 month project to design, manufacture and integrate a hybrid-electric propulsion system into a 9-seat Britten-Norman Islander aircraft, typically used on short flights such as island-hopping routes. Delta…
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2nd September 2020 0

OXIS Energy and Texas Aircraft Manufacturing to develop Brazil’s first fully electric commercial aircraft for Flight Training and regional transportation

The British Lithium-Sulfur (Li-S) battery technology company, OXIS Energy and Texas Aircraft Manufacturing are developing a sleek and stylish, high-wing, all metal, fully electric aircraft. Based on Texas Aircraft’s popular Colt S-LSA (see image), the eColt will have a comfortable two-seat cabin. It will fill a growing demand for ecologically-friendly flight training, as well as…
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22nd July 2020 0