Ampaire Demonstrates Hybrid Bridge To Electrified Regional Flights

Ampaire’s Electric EEL taxis in at Kirkwall Airport on Orkney with its forward electric motor shut down.
Credit: Angus Batey / Aviation Week
ORKNEY, Scotland/WASHINGTON—Ampaire is relocating its hybrid-electric propulsion test aircraft to Exeter, England, after completing flight tests in Orkney, Scotland. The flight demonstrations are being conducted under projects funded by the UK government’s Future Flight Challenge. The U.S. startup’s...

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