First commercial installation for French wind-assisted propulsion system

The first Seawing system has been installed on the vessel Ville de Bordeaux

Source: Airseas

The first commercial installation of Airseas’ automated kite wind-assisted propulsion solution on board a commercial vessel has been completed, with commercial operation of the system expected to begin in the second half of 2022.

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