The 1st all-electric Cessna 208B Grand Caravan has flown

On Thursday, the 1st electric Cessna 208B Grand Caravan made its maiden flight. It is powered by one 750 hp (horsepower) Magni500 all-electric propulsion system. The engine was created and designed by Magnix and AeroTec and, according to them, the plane is the largest aircraft to have an all-electric propulsion system. The 2 companies intend […]

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The most produced aircraft ever: the Cessna 172

The most produced aircraft ever is the Cessna 172 Skyhawk, with over 44’000 manufactured. Originally produced from 1956 to 1986 (30 years!) the plane started to be produced again in 1998. Now Cessna doesn’t exist as a plane manufacturing company anymore, as it was merged into Textron Aviation in 2014, but this plane is still […]