Textron Partners with ZeroAvia to Convert Grand Caravan Aircraft to Hydrogen Propulsion
The companies see a market to retrofit some of the 2,400 turboprop utility aircraft already delivered worldwide under a supplemental type certificate for the 600-kW ZA600 powertrain.
ZeroAvia and Textron aim to convert the Cessna Grand Caravan to hydrogen propulsion.
According to Textron and its new partner ZeroAvia, the Cessna Grand Caravan aircraft is well suited to being converted to hydrogen propulsion with fuel tanks installed under its high wing. (Image: ZeroAvia)