Based out of Oxnard, California, Sabrewing Aircraft Company is a startup seeking to develop and certify a family of autonomous, hybrid-electric cargo drones. Dubbed the Rhaegal, the heavy-lift UAV would be capable of both conventional and vertical takeoff and landing (VTOL), with two variants–the smaller Rheagal-A and larger Rhaegal-B. Ed De Reyes, Sabrewing’s chairman and CEO, recently spoke to the AAM Report about the company’s testing and certification campaign. A partial transcript follows.
AAM CEO Spotlight: Ed De Reyes, Sabrewing | Aviation Week Network