New company takes over production of electric aircraft

GreenWing International is set to take over the production of the eSpyder and e430 electric aircraft from Yuneec International.

GreenWing International is a new company created to specialise in the emerging electric aviation market. We are proud to announce that GWI has been created to market the eSpyder and e430 aircraft, and bring the revolution of electric flight to the global general aviation market,” announced GreenWing International CEO, Tian Yu.

According to the company, the single seat eSpyder is nearing completion for initial production runs after undergoing extensive development and flight testing during the past year.

The aircraft was on display at Aero Friedrichshafen in April, and several will be appearing at AirVenture 2013 at Oshkosh.