Description: For a quarter million dollars, and fewer training hours than are required to pilot most planes, you can take off in this two-seat hybrid seaplane. It’s almost too easy — and the founders of Icon Aircraft are betting that flying-for-fun will be a new growth sector for the private aviation market. (video by Zach Goldstein, Ambrose Eng, Ryo Ikegami)
Source: Bloomberg.com – video report
Date: Sep 18, 2015
Questions for Discussions:
- What makes this plane different from other small light aircraft?
- Who is the target customer?
- Do you think it will be a success?