EAA AirVenture – July 26, 2016 – George Bye, CEO of Aero Electric Aircraft Corp. (AEAC), the company developing the solar-electric “Sun Flyer” flight trainer, today announced an additional collaboration with Spartan Education Group, which operates Spartan College of Aeronautics and Technology and Redstone College.
American Airlines made an unusual donation to Spartan College of Aeronautics and Technology Friday morning.
The company presented the school with two auxiliary power units or APUs from MD-80 aircraft the company has retired.
The school will use the units for hands-on training for its students.
The first POC prototype of the solar-electric general aviation flight trainer was unveiled at Centennial Airport.
This week, Aero Electric Aircraft Corp. (AEAC) unveiled the first proof-of-concept prototype of its Sun Flyer aircraft, a solar-electric general aviation flight trainer, at a rollout event at Centennial Airport in Denver.