Hybrid Air Vehicles awarded EASA Design Organization Approval

  • Charles Kauffman
  • October 4, 2018
  • News
UK-based Hybrid Air Vehicles (HAV) announced this week that it was awarded a Design Organization Approval (DOA) by EASA. The DOA is seen as a significant milestone for eventual commercial production of the company’s Airlander 10 hybrid aircraft, which can now formally undertake comprehensive flight testing required for type certification. Hybrid Air Vehicles describes the […]

It’s back in the sky!

UK-based Hybrid Air Vehicles resumed test flights of its Airlander 10 hybrid airship this week, after a nine-month hiatus. The program suffered a setback last year after the test aircraft took a nosedive while attempting to land. Although nobody was hurt during the crash, and much of the ship remained intact, the test unit sustained […]