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USAF to Start Operating Single-Seat Amphibious Aircraft With an Open Cockpit
USAF to Start Operating Single-Seat Amphibious Aircraft With an Open Cockpit

11 Apr 2022, 02:14 UTC / Personal flying cars are not just for private entertainment - the U.S. Army is betting on this multi-rotor aircraft that can be flown by anyone anytime

 
Airbus E-Fan X: The Bold Hybrid-Electric Airliner That Fizzled Into Vaporware
Airbus E-Fan X: The Bold Hybrid-Electric Airliner That Fizzled Into Vaporware

26 Mar 2022, 23:12 UTC / In short, it's very easy to associate the E-Fan X as being a bit like the original Tesla Roadster of the sky, if you'll pardon the expression.

 
NASA X-57 Maxwell: the Closest Thing to a Tesla Model X With Wings in the World
NASA X-57 Maxwell: the Closest Thing to a Tesla Model X With Wings in the World

12 Mar 2022, 17:33 UTC / Say hello to NASA's X-57 Maxwell, named after the Scottish physicist James Clerk Maxwell. It's a sustainably fueled, ultra-low-emission electric transport plane

 
Airbus’ Future Hybrid-Electric Aircraft Boasts a Game-Changing Battery System
Airbus’ Future Hybrid-Electric Aircraft Boasts a Game-Changing Battery System

10 Mar 2022, 06:34 UTC / The hybrid-electric EcoPulse is gearing up to start flight tests this year, equipped with a revolutionary in-house battery system

 
Your Next Luxury Private Jet Could Be This Game-Changing eVTOL With 36 Motors
Your Next Luxury Private Jet Could Be This Game-Changing eVTOL With 36 Motors

9 Mar 2022, 04:06 UTC / Those who dream of buying an eVTOL jet to use as their personal luxury air vehicle will be able to do so, and get trained for it

 
Rolls-Royce to Boost Luxury eVTOL Services and Infrastructure at Future Vertiports
Rolls-Royce to Boost Luxury eVTOL Services and Infrastructure at Future Vertiports

14 Feb 2022, 09:29 UTC / Luxembourg-based Luxaviation brings luxury to the eVTOL game, and Rolls-Royce will support this innovative project on a large-scale

 
The eVTOL With a Record Number of Pre-Orders to Boast a Top-Level Composite Fuselage
The eVTOL With a Record Number of Pre-Orders to Boast a Top-Level Composite Fuselage

9 Feb 2022, 03:56 UTC / This eVTOL manufacturer is backed by some of the biggest players in the industry, including Rolls-Royce, Honeywell, and now Leonardo

 
The Famous Personal Electric Aircraft Is Back, Gives Water Fun a Whole New Meaning
The Famous Personal Electric Aircraft Is Back, Gives Water Fun a Whole New Meaning

4 Feb 2022, 03:49 UTC / The next-level personal electric aircraft that conquered the world looks just as exciting flying right above the water as it did racing trough the forest

 
Trailblazing Electric Racing Plane to Conquer the Sky at a Record-Breaking 250 MPH
Trailblazing Electric Racing Plane to Conquer the Sky at a Record-Breaking 250 MPH

31 Jan 2022, 08:23 UTC / A converted version of a famous racing airplane will be competing in the world's first and only racing championship for all-electric aircraft

 
Jetson One’s Entire 2022 Production Sold Out, Will Kick Off Mass Production Soon
Jetson One’s Entire 2022 Production Sold Out, Will Kick Off Mass Production Soon

17 Jan 2022, 07:16 UTC / The groundbreaking $92K personal electric aircraft took the world by storm, with its entire 2022 production now sold out, and gearing up for mass production

 
H2ERA Hydrogen-Electric Aircraft Heralded as the World’s First True Zero 90-Seater
H2ERA Hydrogen-Electric Aircraft Heralded as the World’s First True Zero 90-Seater

23 Dec 2021, 05:38 UTC / An ambitious British aerospace startup and a prestigious University have joined forces to develop a game-changing hybrid regional aircraft

 
Rolls-Royce and easyJet Are Gearing up to Develop Hydrogen-Electric Propulsion Systems
Rolls-Royce and easyJet Are Gearing up to Develop Hydrogen-Electric Propulsion Systems

21 Dec 2021, 06:34 UTC / The well-known aerospace expert and airline operator will be kicking off a complex research project next year, aiming to bring hydrogen-powered flights

 
Sustainable Canada-U.S. Flights Based on Hydrogen Technology Coming in the Next Years
Sustainable Canada-U.S. Flights Based on Hydrogen Technology Coming in the Next Years

16 Dec 2021, 05:15 UTC / De Havilland Canada has agreed to purchase 50 hydrogen-electric motors from ZeroAvia, which will be used to power its aircraft in the coming years

 
United Airlines Sets Another Record With the Purchase of 100 Hydrogen-Electric Motors
United Airlines Sets Another Record With the Purchase of 100 Hydrogen-Electric Motors

14 Dec 2021, 05:33 UTC / United Airlines is not only betting on SAF. It also plans to retrofit its current fleet with hydrogen-electric motors developed by ZeroAvia

 
United’s Future All-Electric Regional Aircraft Now Boasts a State-of-the-Art Flight Deck
United’s Future All-Electric Regional Aircraft Now Boasts a State-of-the-Art Flight Deck

10 Dec 2021, 06:58 UTC / In just a few years, tourists will be able to fly to exotic islands onboard a 19-seat fully electric aircraft packed with the latest avionics technology

 
This Hydrogen-Powered Aircraft Concept Promises to Fly Anywhere in the World
This Hydrogen-Powered Aircraft Concept Promises to Fly Anywhere in the World

7 Dec 2021, 07:14 UTC / The Aerospace Technology Institute unveiled a hydrogen aircraft concept that can get from London to New Zeeland with just one stop, at conventional speed

 
Tourists Will Soon Enjoy Emission-Free eVTOL Flights Over the Great Barrier Reef
Tourists Will Soon Enjoy Emission-Free eVTOL Flights Over the Great Barrier Reef

6 Dec 2021, 07:47 UTC / Northern Australia is switching to electric aircraft for its ecotourism services in the beautiful Great Barrier Reef area

 
The Famous $92K Personal Electric Aircraft Is Almost Sold Out, in Record Time
The Famous $92K Personal Electric Aircraft Is Almost Sold Out, in Record Time

2 Dec 2021, 05:42 UTC / The futuristic Jetson One private eVTOL that became popular all over the world in just two months, is already almost sold out for the next two years

 
The German Aerospace Center to Develop a Regional Aircraft With Hybrid-Electric Propulsion
The German Aerospace Center to Develop a Regional Aircraft With Hybrid-Electric Propulsion

23 Nov 2021, 10:59 UTC / DLR is working with Rolls-Royce and Airbus on the design of a 100-seat regional aircraft powered by a hybrid-electric propulsion system

 
Wright Spirit Is Old Combustion Airplane Turned Electric Flyer, Coming in 2026
Wright Spirit Is Old Combustion Airplane Turned Electric Flyer, Coming in 2026

5 Nov 2021, 13:31 UTC / Am American startup by the name Wright plans to take British Aerospace 146 airplanes and turn them into electric flyers.