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ALICE Unveiled at Paris Air Show
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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 www.eviation.co 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

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