ESAero Refines Turboelectric Airliner Design For NASA

Credit: Empirical Systems Aerospace
Electric propulsion is in its infancy. And as in the early days of the jet, when engines were weak and thirsty, designers are trying out different aircraft configurations and propulsion architectures to see if they can find ways around the deficiencies to the promised benefits of electric drives...
Graham Warwick

Graham leads Aviation Week's coverage of technology, focusing on engineering and technology across the aerospace industry, with a special focus on identifying technologies of strategic importance to aviation, aerospace and defense.

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