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

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.”

Date Published: May 14, 2014