With engineering facilities in both Redmond, Washington, in the United States, and in Australia, magniX also successfully flew the largest all-electric commercial aircraft, a Cessna 208B Grand Caravan, in Washington earlier this year. Electric aircraft are getting larger and larger, a positive sign for an industry historically reliant upon petroleum-based fuels. The German company Lilium is working on a five-seater jet-powered electric air taxi. magniX, a company developing electric propulsion systems for aircraft, and AeroTEC, a leading independent company focused on aerospace testing, engineering and certification, announced the successful flight of an all-electric Cessna Grand Caravan 208B. The Grand Caravan is outfitted with magniX’s battery-powered electric engine, the Magni250, which turns 375 horsepower into up to 3000 RPM. June 26, 2019 This Cessna Aircraft Will Test an All-Electric Propulsion System AeroTec is prepping to flight test a magniX all-electric propulsion system on a Cessna Caravan … The Cessna Caravan being used by magniX is one of the world’s most used medium-range … A 30-minute flight by an all-electric Cessna Grand Caravan, by MagniX and AeroTEC, brings electric aviation one step closer to primetime. The Cessna is … As for now it is the largest all-electric passenger aircraft which has ever taken off. “The iconic Caravan has been a workhorse of industry moving people and transporting goods on short routes for decades,” Ganzarski said in May. Electric aviation celebrates another milestone – maiden flight of all-electric Cessna 208B Grand Caravan. In May, MagniX successfully flew the largest all-electric commercial aircraft, a Cessna 208B Grand Caravan and in September, Universal Hydrogen … The successful flight of the eCaravan, magnified by a 750-horsepower (560 kW) magni500 propulsion system, took place at the AeroTEC … magniX, the company powering the electric aviation revolution, and AeroTEC, an independent company focused on aerospace testing, engineering and certification, have announced the successful flight of an all-electric Cessna Grand Caravan 208B. Cessna Caravan, the world’s largest all-electric aircraft, made its first successful flight on Thursday. MagniX CEO Roei Ganzarski talks about his company’s all-electric Cessna Grand Caravan airplane, parked in the background at Moses Lake’s airport after its first flight.