Electra kick-off: Innovation for aeronautical sustainability | eVTOL

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Within the framework of the 2023 Aeronautical Technology Programme, Embention, Fiber Laminates, Zelestium and Abervian, leaders in different aspects of aircraft and electrification, have joined forces on the Electra project. A cutting-edge initiative addressing the electrification of the Martin 3 S100, a dual seat aircraft with 600-kilogram maximum take-off weight (MTOW).

Electra’s main objective is the development electric power and propulsion components for manned electric aircraft, including vehicles with fixed wing and vertical take-off aircraft capabilities (eVTOL).

This project, funded by CDTI, relies on advanced battery technologies, propulsion unit optimization and advanced energy management systems to provide innovative and sustainable solutions for the electric aviation industry.

Aircraft electrification represents a revolution in the industry, opening the door to a…

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