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Atea Is an Aircraft Looking Like a Plane, Is Actually the Future in the Making
Atea Is an Aircraft Looking Like a Plane, Is Actually the Future in the Making

19 Feb 2021, 10:04 UTC / French company Ascendance has announced a hybrid VTOL whose purpose is to provide alternative means of flying with lower emissions

 
“Irrational” Concept Imagines the Future of Flying With Hybrid Propulsion
“Irrational” Concept Imagines the Future of Flying With Hybrid Propulsion

7 Feb 2021, 19:55 UTC / Here’s a concept envisioning a new aircraft model that combines an innovative design with a hybrid system for more efficient propulsion

 
Hybrid-Electric Plane Can Reduce NOx Emissions by 95%, MIT Says It Could Work
Hybrid-Electric Plane Can Reduce NOx Emissions by 95%, MIT Says It Could Work

1 Feb 2021, 09:01 UTC / MIT engineers have created a new aircraft design that is focused on reducing air pollution, all inspired by Volkswagen’s Dieselgate scandal

 
The Ampaire EEL Hybrid - It Doesn’t Need Roads Where It’s Going
The Ampaire EEL Hybrid - It Doesn’t Need Roads Where It’s Going

20 Jun 2020, 08:33 UTC / On the road to fully electric airplanes, Ampaire is paving the way with a hybrid powertrain based on a twin-engine Cessna 337 Skymaster