Straightline Aviation Selected to Present at CleanEquity Monaco 2016
Other partners and sponsors include Prince Albert II of Monaco Foundation, Covington & Burling, Cranfield University, Parkview, PR Newswire, Deloitte, INNEON, Gillamor Stephens, Enereau, the Monte-Carlo SBM, The Monaco Economic Board, International University of Monaco and the Oceanographic Museum of Monaco.
Straightline Aviation has been identified by an expert panel as one of the world's most innovative cleantech companies and has been selected to present to senior financial and strategic cleantech investors, policy makers, legislators, end users and media.
Straightline Aviation are in pole position to develop a multi-aircraft operating transportation business which will revolutionise the way goods and people are moved throughout the world, particularly in remote regions currently not connected to global markets and not well served by traditional transport infrastructure. The company is focused on the oil, gas and mining industries as well as power generation and construction, where it can deliver considerable cost savings, as well as significantly reducing logistical issues and the environmental impact of major engineering projects.
Hybrid aircraft, fly using a combination of bouyant lift and aerodynamic lift together with vectored thrust from their engines, and are capable of operating from unprepared ground, water and ice, lifting up to 20 tonnes in weight. These revolutionary aircraft are being manufactured in the United States by Lockheed Martin, and by UK company Hybrid Air Vehicles.
The Straightline board is made up of senior long serving former directors of Virgin Group companies with extensive experience of operating both conventional and lighter-than-air aircraft. Chief Executive Mike Kendrick and Mark Dorey, COO, built the largest commercial fleet of airships in the world, operating in over 30 countries. Whilst President, David Tait was instrumental in the international growth of Virgin Atlantic and was awarded an OBE for services to the aviation industry.
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