Rolls-Royce Begins E-Fan X Generator Tests

INDIANAPOLIS, Indiana—Engineers in Norway have started ground tests of a compact 2.5-megawatt generator, marking a key milestone towards flight tests of the Airbus and Rolls-Royce E-Fan X hybrid-electric demonstrator in 2021.The generator, which will be part of the largest electrical power system...

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