30 Nov '17, 11am

Low carbon flight? Airbus, Rolls-Royce, Siemens partner on electric plane project

Low carbon flight? Airbus, Rolls-Royce, Siemens partner on electric plane project

The Airbus, Siemens and Rolls-Royce tie-up already looks to be one of the most advanced electric flight programmes in the industry. "The E-Fan X is an important next step in our goal of making electric flight a reality in the foreseeable future," said Paul Eremenko, Airbus' chief technology officer, who added that the firms' combined expertise in the field will pave the way for a hybrid single-aisle commercial aircraft that is "safe, efficient and cost-effective".

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