NASA Seeks Subsonic X-Plane Concepts The airframe for NASA’s X-57 Maxwell electric propulsion demonstrator has arrived in the U.S. for modification, as the agency seeks ideas for the next in a series of subsonic X-planes planned under its New Aviation Horizons program. The request for proposals (RFP) seeks concepts for X-planes to demonstrate technologies for ultra-efficient subsonic transports (UEST) able to simultaneously reduce CO2 emissions and community noise levels by at least ...

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