Electric Plane

Wright Electric aims for 100-seat electric plane to be flying in 2026

Wright Electric plans to bring a 100-seat electric plane to market in 2026, using the BAe 146 regional plane as a base  ...


Airbus unveils next generation electric flying taxi

Airbus has unveiled its newest electric vertical take-off and landing (eVTOL) prototype, called CityAirbus NextGen.  ...


Rolls-Royce new electric aircraft takes off for first flight test

Rolls-Royce all-electric aircraft Spirit of Innovation completes its first test flight....


Joby starts processes to become the first eVTOL airline

Joby has filed documents to get certifications in the FAA Part 135 charter of air carriages....


Surf Air Mobility orders 150 Cessna Grand Caravan EX electric aircraft

  Surf Air Mobility and Textron Aviation sign agreement for 150 Cessna Grand Caravan EXs.  ...


United, Mesa pledge to buy 200 short-haul electric planes from Heart Aerospace

The Swedish aerospace start-up Heart Aerospace receives an order for 200 electric ES-19 planes.  ...


Japan Airlines aims to start eVTOL business in 2025

Japan Airlines reportedly aims to launch eVTOL commercial operations in 2025....


Royal Air Force seeks zero-emission light training aircraft

The British Defence and Security Accelerator launched a Market Exploration called Zero Emissions Air System, on behalf of the Royal Air Force....


Future with eVTOL: Virgin Atlantic & American Airlines order 400 electric plane

A British air carrier Virgin Atlantic and the American air carrier American Airlines (A1G) (AAL) signed two separate purchase deals with Vertical Aerospace, under which both companies will acquire a total of up to 400 electric vertical take-offs and landing (eVTOL) aircraft combined. Virgin Atlantic committed to purchasing up to 150 fully electric zero-emissions VA-X4 aircraft capable of flying over 100 miles while carrying four passengers onboar...


Archer Aviation aircraft disrupts electric flying taxi market

Archer Aviation has unveiled its first electric flying taxi – another competitor in the electric vertical take-off and landing aircraft market....