Osprey View, LLC Selects Silent Falcon UAS Technologies to Supply Multi Sensor Equipped Unmanned Aircraft Systems

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.

Date Published: May 04, 2015

Industry First: Solar-Electric Silent Falcon™ Prepares for Initial Customer Orders

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.

Date Published: March 24, 2015

AirplaneGeeks 323 A Solar-Electric Airplane

AirplaneGeeks 323 A Solar-Electric Airplane

Date Published: November 05, 2014

Brad Busse Joins Bye Aerospace Board of Directors

Brad Busse, President of Busse Ventures LLC, has joined the Board of Directors of Bye Aerospace, Inc.

Date Published: September 08, 2014

Tech Demo First Flight Video

Tech Demo First Flight Video

Date Published: August 19, 2014

“Sun Flyer” Solar Electric Technology Demonstrator Completes First Flight

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.

Date Published: July 17, 2014

Aviation Next Leap Presentation

Aviation Next Leap Presentation

Date Published: June 25, 2014

Aviation Futurist George Bye to Speak at DaVinci Institute June 10

– 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.

Date Published: May 27, 2014

Ascent Solar Takes Flight Aboard Silent Falcon UAS

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.

Date Published: May 22, 2014

Companies tout their jointly developed solar/electric powered drone

A production solar/electric-powered tactical unmanned aerial system has successfully performed first flights, its U.S. makers said Monday.

Date Published: May 20, 2014