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EmbraerX and Pyka team up to promote the Pelican in Brazil
Thursday, 7 October 2021
The collaboration between EmbraerX and Pyka is designed to accelerate entry of the Pelican into service in the agriculture sector and it aims to pursue opportunities to scale up services as aircraft operators in Brazil.

EmbraerX and Pyka have formed a partnership to accelerate the future of autonomous aerial agriculture operations. The collaboration is focused on technology, certification, operations and commercialisation of Pyka's Pelican, a 100% electric and autonomous fixed-wing aircraft.

The partnership will work together to accelerate the entry of Pyka's autonomous solutions into service in the precision agriculture sector and aims to pursue opportunities to scale commercial services as autonomous aircraft operators in Brazil. The Pelican is already flying for customers in Central America.

“EmbraerX is a market accelerator committed to developing solutions that can transform the world and inspire our partners by approaching unprecedented ideas with creativity and grit,” says Daniel Moczydlower, head of EmbraerX. “Pyka's innovation and technology capacity is aligned with our strategy to accelerate the creation of innovative business models through partnerships that have the potential for exponential growth.”

“We're incredibly excited to team up with one of the world's largest aerospace companies to enable our vision of bringing electric aircraft into everyday use. We are working with an industry leading aerospace partner in one of the largest agricultural markets in the world to help scale our electric aircraft business,” concludes Michael Norcia, co-founder at Pyka.

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