The Aerotrek A240 LSA offers folding wings, a
three-blade prop, a 120-mph cruise, precision-welded 4130 chromoly steel
tube fuselage and aluminum wings, radio, transponder, and Dynon EFIS
for less than $80,000. They have no corporate marketing division.
AVweb caught up with an owner, Scott Spencer, at
AirVenture 2011 to find out more.
Click here to listen. (6.3 MB,
EMISSION-FREE AERIAL TRANSPORTATION
Google's Larry Page has
attended three of the CAFE Foundation's Electric Airplane Symposiums,
and now his company is putting up money to help them out. AVweb
spoke with CAFE Foundation President Dr. Brien Seeley about what
the sponsorship means and how it affects the coming Green Flight
Challenge in late September.
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