Click for Embraer Click for Bombardier Click for Epic Click for Gulfstream Click for Cessna

News: First Pipistrel Velis Electro Operational In The U.S

Thread Status:
Not open for further replies.
  1. First Pipistrel Velis Electro Operational In The U.S
    Pipistrel Aircraft announced today that they shipped the first Velis Electo to its United States based customer. The aircraft is the first Pipistrel Velis Electro is flying in the USA. This is an all-electric aircraft by the way and is the world's first certified electric plane holding EASA certification and has only now been flown in the U.S. The first customer is the Florida Institute of Technology.
  2. Ivo Boscarol, CEO and founder of Pipistrel, said, "We are happy and proud to announce that after the Taurus Electro and Alpha Electro, the Pipistrel Velis Electro is already the third serially-produced Pipistrel’s electric aircraft model which now flies in the USA. Pipistrel will continue to work with the FAA to identify paths to recognize the EASA type-certification in the USA, to allow for commercial operations and pilot training with the Velis Electro – which is already possible in all EASA member states and countries where EASA validations are enabled."

    For more information:

    PIPISTREL d.o.o.
    GORIŠKA CESTA 50a
    SI – 5270 AJDOVŠČINA
    SLOVENIA
    www.pipistrel-aircraft.com


    ***​
Thread Status:
Not open for further replies.