The founders have extensive experience in aeronautical projects, R&D, design, development and certification. The airliner FLN FRISIA-Luftverkehr GmbH Norddeich joined us as new shareholder with the goal to bring their practical airliner experience in the development and certification of our new electric aircraft. Other companies are willing anyway to partner with SCYLAX in developing innovative sustainable technologies for the commercial electric aircraft market.
Elektra Solar GmbH is a merger of two companies PC Aero GmbH & Elektra UAS GmbH.
Elektra Solar is specialized in the complete design, certification and prototyping of aircraft. For the past 9 years the company, in particular the predecessor PC Aero, has been designing and building a family of solar-electric aircraft for leisure aviation.
Elektra One, the single seat version has been flying since 2011. The latest version of Elektra One, named Elektra One Solar is equipped with solar cells on the wing surface as range extender. With the support of Elektra UAS, the second partner of the merger (spinoff of DLR’s robotics and mechatronics center RMC), these aircraft are now flying demonstrating the optionally piloted and/or unmanned operation, using advanced autopilot and remote ground control station technologies: Elektra One Solar (Unmanned/Optionally piloted), Elektra TWO Solar (Unmanned/Optionally piloted). Further developments are well progressing like Elektra Eagle (Unmanned/Optionally piloted) and High Altitude Pseudo Satellite Networks.
EADCO GmbH is specialized in Management (planning & scheduling, project execution, project controlling, contract management), R&D (research, conception of new technology and products development), structural and systems design.
Our expertise includes: door surrounds and mechanisms; control surfaces and mechanisms; Hydraulics, landing gear, ECS, flight controls, electronics, avionics, design and development of composite components and assemblies in aerospace and other industries.
In the past years EADCO was significantly involved in numerous international aircraft projects such as A350, A400M, A330, A380, A320, NH90 Eurofighter, Seastar and LEARJET 85 with customers as AIRBUS Group, Premium AEROTEC, COMAC, Bombardier, Dornier Seawings, JET Aviation, SABCA, SONACA and many others.
The aviation company FLN Frisia-Luftverkehr GmbH in Norddeich was founded in 1969 to support the shipping traffic to the East Frisian islands of Juist and Norderney by AG Reederei Norden-Frisia. In 2014, the company merged with LFH Luftverkehr from Harle and since then serves as "island fliers" of the airfields Norddeich and Harle the destinations Juist and Wangerooge in regular service. At the moment "the island pilots" have a total of 14 Britten-Norman Islander and Cessna 172/182 aircraft. Maintenance and servicing of the aircraft is done by the subsidiary FLT Frisia Luftfahrttechnik GmbH in Harle.
FLN provides also flights to various airfields within Germany and the neighboring countries.. Last year, "the island pilots" transported a total of 133,000 passengers.