Bye Aerospace has renamed its family of electric aircraft formerly known as “Sun Flyer” to “eFlyer.”
According to George E. Bye, founder and CEO of Bye Aerospace, eFlyer more accurately represents the aircraft’s high-tech all-electric propulsion system.
“We originally thought solar cells would be standard on the airplane’s wings,” Bye said. “However, with eFlyer’s primary markets being flight training and air taxi services, it makes more sense to make the price of the airplane as reasonable as possible.”
The eFlyer family of aircraft, including the tw0-seat eFlyer 2 and the four-seat eFlyer 4, aims to be the first FAA-certified, all-electric airplanes to serve the flight training and general aviation markets. [Read more…]