Bye Flies Electric Sun Flyer On Siemens Power

Bye Aerospace has flown its electric-powered Sun Flyer 2 prototype fitted with the Siemens motor planned for production aircraft. The aircraft made its first flight on Feb. 8 at Centennial Airport in Colorado powered by a 90-kW (120-hp.) SP70D motor. Denver-based Bye intends for the two-seat Sun...
Graham Warwick

Graham leads Aviation Week's coverage of technology, focusing on engineering and technology across the aerospace industry, with a special focus on identifying technologies of strategic importance to aviation, aerospace and defense.

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