UK Defense Ministry Issues RFI On Electric Trainers

The RAF looks set to follow the Danish Air Force which has leased two Velis trainers from Pipistrel.
Credit: Pipistrel
LONDON—The UK defense ministry has issued a request for information to find a zero-emission training aircraft as the UK Royal Air Force (RAF) targets net-zero carbon emissions by 2040. Officials want the aircraft—which will be used for pre-service flying training, grading and assessment and to...

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