Spartan College, Aero Electric sign agreement for 20 electric aircraft
Jan. 13, 2015
DENVER, Colo. - Spartan College of Aeronautics and Technology have signed a Training Program Development and Deposit Agreement with Aero Electric Aircraft Corp.(AEAC). Spartan is reserving the first 20 "Sun Flyer" delivery positions and is to help develop a complete training system for the "Sun Flyer" solar-electric training aircraft being developed by AEAC.
AEAC is planning to offer the first certified U.S.-sponsored, practical, all-electric airplane serving the aviation training markets. The company recently unveiled the single-seat technology demonstrator for its next-generation solar-electric training aircraft and continues to perform initial R&D flight test operations at Centennial Airport near Denver. Flight tests will continue while the first 2-seat prototype Sun Flyer is being assembled.