Ex-Airbus CTO Leads French Hybrid-Electric Startup

A French startup led by former Airbus chief technology officer Jean Botti has unveiled plans to develop a hybrid-electric general aviation aircraft. The initial Cassio1 will be based on the “push-pull” Cessna 337 Skymaster, with electric motors driving tractor propellers on the wing and a combustion...

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