Bye Aerospace has announced senior international pilot and maintenance training executive, Colonel Rod Zastrow (UASF, Ret.) has been appointed to the Board of Directors, the company said.
Bye Aerospace is developing the FAA FAR 23-certified eFlyer family of all-electric aircraft.
Zastrow, who served in the Air Force for 26 years, began his career as an F-15 air superiority pilot, then graduated from USAF Weapons School and flew combat missions with and advised the Royal Saudi Air Force during Operation Desert Storm. Currently, Zastrow is serving as President and COO of Spartan Iraq, LLC, and President of its parent company, Spartan Global Aviation Training, LLC.
Bye Aerospace is FAA-certifying the two-seat, all-electric eFlyer 2 for the professional flight training mission and the four-seat eFlyer 4 for air-taxi and advanced training uses.
Bye Aerospace, Inc., based in Denver, Colorado, specializes in the design and manufacture of electric aircraft, including the eFlyer family of aircraft.