Electric aircraft could contribute significantly to reducing aviation carbon emissions by the 2050s, according to a technology road map developed by Japan’s Eclair aircraft electrification consortium. Launched in July by the Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA), the consortium of government, industry and academia unveiled the road map at its first public forum in Tokyo on Dec. 21. Involving IHI, Kawasaki, Subaru, Hitachi, Mitsubishi and Japan’s Ministry of Economy, Trade ...

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