After making a Mini 747 fly this past January – a world premiere, SEAir strikes again ! The engineering office specialised in making boats fly, revealed their latest and ground breaking innovation on July 21, 2017 : a Zodiac 5.50 equipped with adjustable and retractable foils. Continue reading “July 12, 2017 : The world’s first flight of a foiled RIB”
SEAir, an equipment manufacturer and engineering testing and consulting firm
Established in Lorient (Morbihan), SEAir is a key player in the nautical world, using it's expertise to make boats fly thanks to foils. If the concept of foils is a hundred years old, it's use has been democratised over the past few years. At SEAir, thanks to the advance of our innovations, and their high potential prospects, we are convinced that foils are the nautical revolution of these coming years.
Our innovative concepts are developed on full-size demonstrators. Our in-depth scientific Research and Development process is combined with the chance to dream about flying boats. SEAir's expertise has been awarded several times: « Trophée Innovation » of the CCI of Morbihan en 2015, the special « Haute Technologie » prize 2016 of Fédération des industries nautiques (FIN) and has been awarded the « Green Tech Startup » label of the Ministry of Ecology, Energy and the Sea.
On January 2017, for the first time, a monohull destined the sail on oceans took flight.
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Taking place April 5-9, 2017 in Quiberon Bay, La Semaine Affoilante, is organised by the ENVSN partnered with the Team LSA. A unique annual event focused on foil technology that SEAir could not miss.
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SEAir Press release, January, 27th, 2017. “One day, all boats will fly” (Éric Tabarly, 1987).
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