October 7, 2023
ST. JOHN’S, Canada - Duxion Motors Inc. (“Duxion”) has been recognized for its industry-leading electric jet propulsion technology. The Atlantic Canada Aerospace and Defence Association (ACADA) announced the award at the annual ACADA Dinner, which took place on October 4, 2023, at the Halifax Marriott Harbourfront.
The Industry Excellence Awards celebrate the strength and excellence of ACADA members. ACADA recognized four Atlantic Canadian companies for their outstanding achievements in the following areas:
Innovation Leader: Duxion Motors
Business Development Distinction: IMP Aerospace & Defence
Most-Promising Start-up or Business Diversification: Black Arcs Inc.
Diversity and Inclusion Excellence: Genoa Design International
“I am so proud of our team here at Duxion for their tireless commitment to achieving innovative solutions to electric travel and never being satisfied with the status quo,” said Rick Pilgrim, CEO, Duxion. “Congratulations to all the award recipients and thank you to ACADA for supporting innovation and excellence in Atlantic Canada.”
Founded in 2017, Duxion Motors Inc. is an advanced motor design and manufacturing company developing high power density electric propulsion systems for aviation and marine industries. Our engineers have developed powerful scalable electric drives that accelerate the transition to emission free electric transportation. Our patented eJet motor enables jet owners and OEMs to hybridize or fully electrify their existing fleets more quickly and economically.