21.07.2017, Ulm – Silent and quiet, the Hy4 inspires about 7000 visitors during the Long Night of Science at the University of Ulm.
The H2Fly GmbH shows with the Hy4 as part of the Long Night of Science at the University of Ulm how the future of aviation will look like. Quiet as the night, the Hy4 flies with its emission-free hydrogen fuel cell – battery hybrid system. The approximately 7,000 visitors had the opportunity to learn about the new drive technology and its possibilities and to discuss the development of the market for emission-free aircraft and the value of this new development with the engineers. In the aviation industry H2Fly GmbH is already known as a trend-setting company with an intensive focus on the development of emission-free aviation. As part of the Long Night of Science, all interested parties were also able to find out how the company fullfill the work around the aircraft and supports the Institute for Energy Conversion and Storage from the University of Ulm as a partner in the development of power electronics for the Hy4. The exhibition was supported by the scientists of the institute, who were able to explain their work in detail. They explained that work is currently being done on the further development of power electronics.