Adam Aircraft has "a decent level of buzz, and they have made it this far," but "it's an industry that's death on startups," Aboulafia said.
Some employees have expressed concern about the rush to certification amid the formidable challenges of certifying an entirely new kind of jet. Company executives acknowledge challenges, but many say such challenges are not unusual when a startup is developing new aircraft.
"One of the reasons we do flight testing is to learn things we don't know," Penrod said.
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The aircraft company's newly named leader has two big tasks at hand: speeding up production and certifying a planned-for jet
The Board of Directors of Adam Aircraft announced today that John D. Wolf has been named company Chairman and CEO effective immediately.