Jaunt Air Mobility announces the appointment of Eric Côté as president

posted on 7th May 2021 by Eddie Saunders
Jaunt Air Mobility announces the appointment of Eric Côté as president

 Before his time at Soucy, Eric spent 15 years with Bombardier Aerospace in senior-level positions.

“We are pleased to have Eric join our senior leadership, Eric brings significant experience in managing organizations and growing organizations to meet customer needs worldwide and Jaunt’s Canadian operations will create many new jobs in manufacturing and engineering and will introduce a new, sustainable, aviation ecosystem,” says Martin Peryea.

“We are committed to a sustainable environment with our green and innovative aircraft.”, says Martin Peryea”.

The Jaunt Journey is an all-electric aircraft with vertical take-off and landing (eVTOL), designed to meet the highest performance and safety standards. The aircraft offers a solution for several urban and regional air mobility markets. (CNW Group/Jaunt Air Mobility)

“Our announcement today to locate our design and manufacturing operations to Canada aligns with our certification path and commercialization strategy,” states Martin Peryea, CEO of Jaunt Air Mobility

“Canada and Québec offer a wide range of opportunities stemming from a long history in the aerospace industry, including an experienced workforce and global suppliers. 

“Canada’s aerospace industry is known for export, and we intend to capitalize on that reach. Canada is a global leader in developing and promoting clean technology and this is aligned with our core values.”

“Jaunt Air Mobility is developing a new generation of aircraft that will meet the growing demand for faster urban and regional travel,” says Eric Côté.

“The Jaunt Journey will meet the highest safety standards and eliminate Green House Gases (GHG) emissions.

“One aircraft can eliminate the equivalent of 95 cars of GHG in congested city driving conditions. The aircraft will offer a solution for urban air mobility, cargo delivery, medical transport, and humanitarian aid”.