The Electra demonstration craft first flew in December for 48 minutes on lithium polymer batteries.
Lavrand is the president of APAME, whose acronym translates from French to Association for the Promotion of Electric Powered Aircraft. She is seeking funds to create Electravia, an effort to design more eco-friendly, electric-powered light aircraft.
May 1, 2008 2:32 PM PDT
Photo by: APAME
| Caption by: Elsa Wenzel
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