26 May '18, 8pm

100 Boeing-Backed Hybrid-Electric Airplanes to be Launched by JetSuite - The Green Optimistic

100 Boeing-Backed Hybrid-Electric Airplanes to be Launched by JetSuite - The Green Optimistic

“Did you know that short-haul flights produce over 40% of aviation emissions? With our aircraft, we believe these will be largely eliminated within twenty years. Our aircraft are ‘hybrid-to-electrics’ that sip fuel only when they have to, will use even less over time as batteries upgrade, and will one day go completely without – so that flying will be kind to the Earth,” enlightens Zunum Aero on their webpage. As the aviation industry enters the electric mobility technology, Zunum Aero – a startup aircraft maker supported by Boeing Co. – is set to deliver its first 100 units of 12-seater hybrid-electric airplanes to a small charter airline, JetSuite Inc. Zunum is aiming to deliver these units for regional flying operations by 2022, envisioning that this would be the onset of a new air travel experience – “fast, affordable, and quiet.” “JetSuite, with its tradition of shift...

Full article: https://www.greenoptimistic.com/hybrid-electric-airplanes...

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