Watch the first flight of Candela’s upcoming  C-8 flying electric boat ahead of full-scale production

by Micah Toll

Swedish electric boat manufacturer Candela is no stranger to taking flight in its hydrofoil electric boats.

But their latest announcement marks new ground as the company’s upcoming Candela C-8 takes its maiden voyage before serial production begins later this year.

The Candela C-8 has had a whirlwind development schedule so far, speeding through its design process to its maiden flight.

A year ago it was nothing more than sketches on paper.

But no one expects a flying electric boat company to move slow.