Scotland’s first electric plane begins demo flights

Scotland’s first electric plane has taken to the skies of Orkney in a series of demonstration flights on a regional airline route. The Ampaire Electric EEL aircraft, a modified six-seat Cessna 337, runs on battery power and a conventional combustion engine. The demo flights saw the electric plane cross pentland Firth from the island’s Kirkwall Airport to the regional Wick John O’Groats Airport in the … Continue reading Scotland’s first electric plane begins demo flights