It seems that it will be a pretty spectacular, quick, action-packed, 8-wide race with speeds of 400 km/h (250 mph) around a tight circuit.
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The budget British airline EasyJet, which engaged in the Los Angeles-based Wright Electric start-up, reports progress in the developments of all-electric airliner.
Audi, along with Airbus and several government entities, has signed a letter of intent to start the Urban Air Mobility project in Ingolstadt, Germany. No, this...
Due to the electric powertrain and 14 individual propellers, efficiency of the X-57 is 500% higher than conventional aircraft.
YouTuber Bjorn Nyland is well-known for his videos about electric cars like his Tesla Model X, but here, his passion literally takes flight.
A battery-powered plane produced by Magnus Aircraft and Siemens has crashed in Hungary, killing two men aboard the craft.
Faster than Formula 1, electric airplane racing could become a reality as soon as 2020 if Air Race 1 organizers are successful with this offshoot.
Slovenia-based Pipistrel, announced series production of the Alpha Electro aircraft. The first serially-built unit took the first flight on January 2, 2018
Airbus, Rolls-Royce, and Siemens teams up to develop E-Fan X hybrid-electric flight demonstrator in 2020 using BAe 146 flying testbed.
Check out the awesome as Lilium Jet has successfully completed the maiden flight of its all-electric VLOT (vertical take-off and landing) Eagle aircraft
The Extra 330LE, equipped with a 260 kW Siemens motor set two world speed records and become the world's first electric aircraft to tow a glider into the sky
Boeing and JetBlue Technology Ventures have placed a bets Zunum Aero's hybrid-electric airplanes that are promised to offer fast and affordable travel.
Wright Electric aims to put electrificastion in the sky to eliminate the biggest cost for airlines (fuel) by developing a 150-seat electric airplane
NASA is working on a project called, scalable convergent electric propulsion operations research (SCEPTOR), to build an electric plane. This could be the first...
This BEV is also capable of efficient battery swapping. One more catch...it flies.
Despite the hard work of the Solar Impulse team to repair the batteries which overheated in the record breaking oceanic flight from Nagoya to Hawaii, the solar...
Airbus Group confirmed production plans for electric aircraft E-Fan 2.0 from late 2017 or early 2018.
NASA Langley researchers designed and built a battery-powered, 10-engine remotely piloted aircraft. The Greased Lightning GL-10 prototype has a 10-foot wingspan...
Aero Electric Aircraft Corp. (AEAC), which since last summer has been testing its single-seat electric aircraft in the air, announced that it began the assembly...
The five world records Chip Yates set last year for electric planes were finally officially verified by the Fédération Aéronautique International (FAI) last...
Airbus Group recently presented its E-Fan electric airplane at the ILA Berlin Air Show 2014. Here are videos from that presentation.