Velis Electro Points To A Sustainable Future, Part 2

Pipistrel Velis Electro taxiing

The Pipistrel Velis Electro taxis at Ecuvillens airfield in western Switzerland.

Credit: Kimberly Henneman
Our look at the first certified electric airplane continues with a flight on the Pipistrel Velis Electro. After strapping in it was time to continue with the start-up process. The Velis Electro was clearly designed to be simple to operate. The aircraft has four cockpit switches. A safety guard in...

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