Hybrid

Electra finds launch customer for 50 eSTOL hybrid-electric planes

The British civil helicopter operator Bristow agreed to become the launch customer for 50 Electra Aero eSTOL hybrid-electric aircraft....


American startup Electra Aero unveils design of new hybrid-electric aircraft

The American startup company Electra Aero unveiled the design of its first commercial hybrid-electric aircraft....


Rolls-Royce starts testing new hybrid-electric system

Rolls-Royce has started testing its most powerful hybrid-electric aero power and propulsion system in Testbed 108....


Rolls-Royce launch new effort for supersonic propulsion

Rolls-Royce and Reaction Engines will partner to develop high-speed aircraft propulsion systems for civil and defense aerospace gas and hybrid-electric engines.  ...


World’s largest aircraft nearing production with EASA’s go-ahead

The European Aviation Safety Agency has given the green light to Hybrid Air Vehicles – the developer of the Airlander hybrid airship – its approval to start flight testing airships for type certification....


Electric Aircraft Is The Future Of Aviation

Electric aircraft might just be the solution for the future aviation. It is quiet, which would be a huge relief for the people living near the airports. But most importantly, it is one of the greatest solutions for when it comes to renewably-fueled travel so far....


Airbus, Rolls-Royce, and Siemens working on electric plane

Soon the electricity-powered vehicles might involve not only cars or bikes but the planes too. Airbus, Rolls-Royce, and Siemens formed a collaboration to create a hybrid-electric driven commercial aircraft....