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08.10.2021

Newsletter - October 21

Newsletter July 2021. Pie Aeronefs SA: the first 100% electric Swiss racing aircraft

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07.10.2021

Behind the scenes: Creating molds and components

To build an aircraft made of composite, it is required to have the right materials and the machining process. Find out more.

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05.09.2021

Newsletter - September 21

Newsletter July 2021. Pie Aeronefs SA: the first 100% electric Swiss racing aircraft

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04.09.2021

Electrifly-In Switzerland 2021

11.-12. September 2021 / Grenchen Airport (CH) Pie Aeronefs SA will participate this year in the Electrifly-In in Grenchen (CH), the only event where you can observe and discover so many electric planes at the same time. Indeed, with the participation of 14 aeronautical teams, 17 exhibitors, 1000 visitors and Betrand Piccard as sponsor, this event is in […]

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30.08.2021

Inside Electric: Battery Fire Protection System

Equipped with 12 batteries, our Swiss electric race aircraft UR-1 will be equipped with a tailor-made and effective fire protection.

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14.08.2021

Inside Electric: Batteries

How does a battery work and what technology have we selected for the first Swiss electric racer?

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21.07.2021

Newsletter - July 21

Newsletter July 2021. Pie Aeronefs SA: the first 100% electric Swiss racing aircraft

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14.07.2021

About us: the Dawn of the first Swiss electric race aircraft

Pie Aeronefs SA begins its history with the construction of the first Swiss electric racing aircraft. But the vision of the founder, Marc Umbricht, seen further with a future light 4-seater aircraft.

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📐 Tiny to be fast 🚀 And our propeller has a diameter of approx. 1.8m. We look forward to partake in the world's first all-electric airplane race @airracee with first Swiss electric race aircraft. #pieaeronefs #swisstech #swisstechnology #greentech #swissaviation #aviation #avgeek #fact #facts #innovation #swissinnovation #dimension #aircraft #switzerland #suisse #schweiz #swiss #manufacturing #engineering #electric #sustainable #sustainability #future #futureofmobobility #greenerfuture #climatechange #globalwarming #instagramaviation #innovative
Wing preparation in progress for the @electrifly_in_switzerland It's just the beginning! Don't miss the opportunity to meet us at @airport_grenchen in September! #pieaeronefs #swisstech #technology #hightech #aviation #green #flygreen #sustainable #electric #raceplane #competition #airracee #aircraft #switzerland #suisse #schweiz #swiss #manufacturing #teamwork #climatechange #climate #innovation #betterfuture #innovate #workinprogress #instagramaviation #carbonfiber #fly #zeroemission #nofossilfuels
Fast fact on our takeoff mass limitation. 30% of this weight consist of our batteries (incl. The liquid cooling system and the firewalls). #pieaeronefs #aviation #green #flygreen #sustainable #electric #raceplane #competition #airracee #aircraft #switzerland #suisse #schweiz #swiss #manufacturing #teamwork #climatechange #climate #betterfuture #innovation #fastfacts #fact #facts #pilot #pilots #pilotlife #instagramaviation #avgeek #aviationlovers #swisstech
Little hands, huge project 🙌🏼 Working on the first Swiss all-electric race aircraft: flying in @airracee #pieaeronefs #aviation #green #flygreen #sustainable #electric #raceplane #competition #airracee #aircraft #switzerland #suisse #schweiz #swiss #manufacturing #teamwork #climatechange #climate #better #betterfuture #innovation #wing #wings #engineering #team #photooftheday #instagramaviation #avgeek #space #swisstech
⚡ Electric motors are efficient and POWERFUL 💪🏻 Especially when it has a mass of only 40kg. #pieaeronefs #aviation #green #flygreen #sustainable #electric #raceplane #competition #airracee #aircraft #switzerland #suisse #schweiz #swiss #manufacturing #power #powerful #light #electricpropulsion #electricmotor #horsepower #efficiency #energy #positiveenergy #cleaner #futureofmobility #empowerment #innovation #avgeek #swisstech
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