Team Launches Effort To Certify Electric Beaver Retrofit

H55 will provide high energy-density battery packs for the eBeaver electric propulsion retrofit.
Credit: Harbour Air
Swiss startup H55, a spinoff from the Solar Impulse round-the-world aircraft project, has joined MagniX and Harbour Air to certify an electric-powered version of the de Havilland Canada DHC-2 Beaver. The team is working with Transport Canada to obtain supplemental type certification (STC) of the...
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