Silent Falcon™ UAS Technologies (SFUAS), a former subsidiary of Bye Aerospace, Inc., working in close collaboration with Ascent Solar, has commenced initial low rate commercial production of the Silent Falcon™ unmanned aircraft system to fill its first commercial orders.
AirplaneGeeks 323 A Solar-Electric Airplane
Brad Busse, President of Busse Ventures LLC, has joined the Board of Directors of Bye Aerospace, Inc.
Tech Demo First Flight Video
The technology demonstrator for the “Sun Flyer” solar-electric airplane completed first flight tests and will make its public debut at a press gathering July 27 from 6 to 8 p.m. local time, the evening before the official start of EAA AirVenture Oshkosh.
Aviation Next Leap Presentation
– George E. Bye, CEO and Founder of Bye Aerospace, Inc., will speak on the endurance capabilities and benefits of solar-electric powered aircraft as part of DaVinci Institute’s Speaker Series on Tuesday, June 10, at 6:30 p.m. at the DaVinci offices in Louisville, Colo.
Ascent Solar Technologies, Inc., a manufacturer and developer of state-of-the-art, flexible thin-film photovoltaic (PV) modules, along with Silent Falcon UAS Technologies (SFUAS), announced the successful first flights of the production Silent Falcon Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) powered by Ascent Solar’s ultra-lightweight, flexible photovoltaic modules.
A production solar/electric-powered tactical unmanned aerial system has successfully performed first flights, its U.S. makers said Monday.
Aero Electric Aircraft Corp.’s Sun Flyer to Provide U.S. Entry to Electric Airplane Pilot Training Market
Bye Aerospace, Inc. has launched Aero Electric Aircraft Corp. (AEAC) to produce and market, under license agreement from its technology partner, PC-Aero, a 2-seat solar-electric light sport aircraft named “Sun Flyer.”