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Solar Impulse 2 completes its round-the-world journey

Solar Impulse 2 has become the first fuel-free plane to successfully circumnavigate the globe.
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Siemens aircraft with innovative electric motor has made its very first successful flight

Electric aircraft developed by German engineers from Siemens R&D center has completed its first public flight at Schwarze Heide Airport near Dinslaken, Germany.
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Personal flying electric vehicles are here

Lilium Aviation announced that it will start producing personal flying electric vehicles as soon as early 2018. The vehicle will be called The Lilium Jet and will be propelled by 320kW battery-powered fan motors.
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Airbus DS will be powered by 350 Wh/kg lithium-sulfur batteries

Airbus Defence and Sion Power Corporation signed a three-year collaborative agreement in order to which Sion Power will supply proprietary lithium sulfur batteries for use in Airbus Defence and Space’s Zephyr High Altitude Pseudo-Satellite aircraft.
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Google has developed ten-engine electric plane prototype

A team of scientists at NASA's Langley Research Center has developed a concept of a battery-powered plane that has 10 motors and can take off like a helicopter and fly efficiently like an aircraft.
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Solar Impulse 2 airplane

Solar Impulse 2 is the only airplane of perpetual endurance, able to fly day and night on solar power
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Cambridge team successfully tests hybrid light aircraft

An aircraft with a parallel hybrid engine(the first ever to be able to recharge its batteries in flight) has been successfully tested in the United Kingdom and brought us closer towards cleaner, low-carbon air travel.
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E-Fan 2.0 Pilot Trainer is to be realized in the nearest future

DAHER-SOCATA takes responsibilities for the E-Fan 2.0 aircraft’s entire development, from electric engine and batteries to certification by EASA as Europe’s airworthiness authority
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Sunseeker Duo - a great prototype for the future

Sunseeker Duo has solar and battery-powered endurance of up to 12 hours by taping into the power of the sun
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Solar Impulse airplane - a real breakthrough in aviation

Solar Impulse is the only airplane of perpetual endurance, able to fly day and night on solar power, without a drop of fuel
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