Pijus Jauniskis

Tesla’s new batteries get electric aircraft closer to reality?

Electricity-based urban aviation is getting closer to reality as lithium batteries’ energy density increases, new Tesla research suggests....


Bader Al Kalaldeh

Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV)/how does it work?

In a recent couple of years (UAVs) have amply demonstrated their value and attractiveness with a wide range of applications includes inspection, maintenance, and repair in the aviation world, UAVs are...


Ruta Burbaite

NASA takes delivery of its first all-electric X-plane

These days NASA is not only preoccupied with the research and development of spacecraft – the agency is set on exploring electric propulsion technology for general aviation aircraft. NASA recently received its first all-electric X-plane: known as X-57 Maxwell Mod II, it is the agency’s first all-electric experimental aircraft and the first crewed X-plane in two decades. With the X-57, NASA aims to set industry standards for the growin...


AeroTime Team

Rolls Royce joins Widerøe’s electrical aircraft program

Rolls-Royce and Widerøe announced joining forces on a research program that ultimately strives to develop an electrical aircraft concept. Widerøe is yet another Norwegian company exploring the options of green aviation....


Rytis Beresnevicius

Harbour Air set to become the first all-electric airline in the world

A Canadian airline, Harbor Air and electric engine manufacturer magniX have partnered up to create a very ambitious project – a fully electric airline....


AeroTime Extra

An Electric-Powered Airplane Might Be A Distant Future After All

In 2016 we saw how plane is powered with a solar energy and in 2017 we were introduced with the idea of electric-powered jets. Zero emission jet was planned to be the future of aviation and it was predicted to be here by 2022....


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Uber Works With NASA To Get Flying Taxis Ready By 2020

Most recently, Uber announced the plans to launch their Elevate project – a concept of flying taxis was introduced. To be able to launch the project, Uber has signed a Space Act Agreement with NASA to develop software for the proposed flying taxis project....


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Boeing and JetBlue Are Funding Electric Aircraft

On Wednesday, the hybrid electric aircraft startup Zunum Aero announced that it had received an investment from Boeing and JetBlue....