Bertrand Piccard believes that people will be travelling electric passenger planes in 9 years and 8 months - Firstpost
FirstpostBertrand Piccard believes that people will be travelling electric passenger planes in 9 years and 8 months
The co-founder of a project that saw a solar-powered aircraft complete the first fuel-free flight around the world this year expects electric passenger planes to operate in just under 10 years. Bertrand Piccard, who along with fellow pilot Andre ...
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Plane Missing in Alaska With 4 Passengers, Search Underway - Newsmax
NewsmaxPlane Missing in Alaska With 4 Passengers, Search Underway
Kelly, 74, had served on the University of Alaska Board of Regents and led the Golden Valley Electric Association. The brother of Alaska State Sen. Pete Kelly, Mike Kelly had served in the state legislature from 2004-2010, according to the News Miner.
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PETTIT: New energy leap takes leadership - Alaska Highway News
Alaska Highway NewsPETTIT: New energy leap takes leadership
Alaska Highway News
The Solar Impulse 2 is a zero-emission solar-electric airplane capable of flying day and night on solar energy alone. Its carbon-fiber 236 foot wingspan is covered with 17,248 solar cells that charge four lithium battery pods that in turn power four ...
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NASA Pilots, Engineers Gets Virtual Flight Experience with the X-57 Maxwell Simulator - Nature World News
Nature World NewsNASA Pilots, Engineers Gets Virtual Flight Experience with the X-57 Maxwell Simulator
Nature World News
Using an interactive simulator explicitly designed by Armstrong's flight control engineers and technicians according to the advanced specifications of NASA's X-57 Maxwell, the space agency's first piloted electric X-plane in 20 years, pilots get a ...
Electric aerobatic airplane sets climb recordElectric aerobatic airplane sets climb record - AOPA Pilot
AOPA PilotElectric aerobatic airplane sets climb recordElectric aerobatic airplane sets climb record
Walter Extra, in addition to his feats of designing the famous line of Extra aerobatic aircraft and performing as a concert pianist, now has a time-to-climb record from Fédération Aéronautique Internationale (FAI) in an electrically powered Extra 330LE.