Boeing-Backed, Hybrid-Electric Commuter Plane to Hit Market in 2022
A Seattle-area startup, backed by the venture capital arms of Boeing Co and JetBlue Airways Corp announced plans on Thursday to bring a small hybrid-electric commuter aircraft to market by 2022… READ MORE
A real electric jet is just around the corner and it will change flying forever
On Thursday, electric aircraft start-up Zunum Aero announced its plans to introduce a 12-seat hybrid-to-electric jet by 2022… READ MORE
What Will Airplanes Look Like in Ten Years?
There are a number of exciting future technologies on the horizon in aviation, from self-flying airliners to VTOL flying taxis. These concepts are still years off, however… READ MORE
Hyperloop and Haptic Avatars: Highlights from FTE Global 2017
Dirk Ahlborn, CEO of Hyperloop Transportation Technologies (HTT), kicked off FTE Global by asking the audience whether they were familiar with hyperloop. While idea of… READ MORE
The Age Of E-Flight – One Of The Best Times In Aeronautical History?
The first electric driven air vehicles had been Zeppelins and flew more than 100 years ago. But a little more than just 10 years ago the history started new and now you find e-flight and electric aviation everywhere. Companies from Siemens up to Airbus look at this field. And they […]
Preparing for electric flight
In recent years the pace of change in new technology has often meant that standards and regulations have to be developed after the product or process is ready. However, in the… READ MORE