Saab Partners with Swedish Electric Aircraft Company Heart A
Stay informed with our
free newsletters

Sep 15, 2022

Saab Partners with Swedish Electric Aircraft Company Heart Aerospace

Saab has committed to becoming a minority shareholder in the Swedish electric aircraft manufacturer Heart Aerospace with a USD 5 million investment.

Saab and Heart Aerospace have also signed a collaboration agreement regarding the supply of subsystems and the exploration of further areas of collaboration, including certification and manufacturing. This is in line with Saab’s ambition to support the transition to sustainable aviation.

“This underlines our commitment to innovative technology and solutions for sustainable aviation. Heart is a pioneer within commercial electric aviation and we look forward to contributing to the future of aviation with our experience of developing solutions at the forefront of technology,” says Micael Johansson, President and CEO of Saab.

Global Electric and Hybrid Aircraft - Market and Technology Forecast to 2028

Global Electric and Hybrid Aircraft - Market and Technology Forecast to 2028

COVID-19 included Market forecasts by Region, Technology, Component, Range, Type, and by End-User. Current Market and Technology Overview, Opportunity Analysis, and Leading Company Profiles

Published: May 2020 - Pages: 279 pages

Download free sample pages

Heart Aerospace develops the ES-30, a regional electric airplane with a standard seating capacity of 30 passengers powered by batteries, allowing it to operate with low noise and with zero emissions.

Other Heart Aerospace investors include Breakthrough Energy Ventures, EQT Ventures, European Investment Council, Lower Carbon Capital, Mesa Air Group, United Airlines Ventures and Air Canada.