Electric Seaplane Service Could Connect Norway’s Coastal Towns

Low-mounted batteries, lightweight electric motors and low stall speed will enhance the X10’s performance and stability on water.
Credit: Elfly Group
A Norwegian startup has unveiled plans to develop a nine-passenger electric seaplane and provide a regional aviation service connecting towns along the coast and in the fjords with flights over water. Development of the all-electric X10 has been launched by Elfly Group, a company founded to bring...
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