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ALICE Unveiled at Paris Air Show

18 June 2019  

Report from the Paris Airshow 6-17-19

Today, Mayor Greg Mengarelli and City Manager Michael Lamar met with Omer Bar-Yohay, Eviation CEO, regarding the ALICE aircraft, and Eviation’s plans for electronic plane manufacturing (and integration) in Prescott. ALICE is the world’s first all-electric regional aircraft. 

After the Airshow, ALICE will be shipped to Prescott, reassembled and tested. Eviation is hoping to secure FAA approval (to fly) within 2 years. 

Please visit Eviation's website for more information. 

They also met with Dr. P. Barry Butler, President of Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, regarding ways that ERAU and Eviation will work together to further student opportunities and workforce training/development.

Additional Resources:

New Atlas: Eviation sets sights on regional travel with nine-seat electric Alice aircraft

CNBC: All-electric jet firm Eviation announces US regional airline as first customer, predicts delivery in 2022

Lynne LaMaster

Lynne LaMaster is the Founder of the eNewsAZ Network of websites. She will be leaving for new adventures on May 15, 2020.