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BETA Opens Engineering Hub in Montreal
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BETA Opens Engineering Hub in Montreal

Electric aircraft developer BETA Technologies has opened a new engineering hub in Montreal with a focus on structural engineering and materials processing. (Photo: BETA) BETA Technologies announced the opening of an engineering hub in Montreal, Canada, this week. Structural engineering and materials processing will take place at the new location. BETA is developing a fully electric aircraft, the ALIA, which is designed to perform short-haul and regional flights. More than 50 employees based in Montreal will be working at the new engineering hub. Their focus is in the areas of advanced design, flight controls, data science, and flight sciences in support of the design, certification, and manufacturing of the ALIA eVTOL (electric vertical take-off and landing) aircraft. Kyle Clark, BETA’s Fo...