Harbour Air Seaplanes launched the “world’s first electric commercial aircraft” test flight on Tuesday.
Retrofitted with a 750 horsepower all-electric magni500 propulsion system, the six-passenger DHC-2 Havilland Beaver had a successful test flight at the Harbour Air Seaplane terminal in Richmond, B.C.
The record-breaking flight is the world’s first ever all-electric commercial aircraft lift off.
The world’s first electric seaplane! https://t.co/YBOIAQJIKP
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