Tag: Electricity-Powered Planes

First electric planes fly over English Channel; upstart steals spotlight from Airbus

First electric planes fly over English Channel; upstart steals spotlight from Airbus

Several companies are developing electric planes CALAIS, France¬†–¬†Airbus flew its electric plane across the English Channel for the first time Friday, hours after an independent French pilot made a similar voyage, beating the aeronautics giant in this symbolically important step toward making electronic flight viable in the long term. Several companies in different countries are […]