Tallbloke's Talkshop: Record-setting electric plane tows glider up into the sky in seconds

In the longer term they’re hoping this e-plane research will lead to ‘hybrid-electric airliners’. Siemens has just announced that an electric aerobatic plane powered by its latest motor has nabbed two world speed records, as New Atlas reports. The Extra 330LE aircraft is now the fastest e-plane under 1,000 kg, and also – after a

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