Posted on 17th September 2019 at 12:45
This content will be shown in the summary on the main blog page. Click on this text to edit it.
Carrying on with this month’s green theme, we were interested that electric aeroplanes featured on the agenda at the recent Paris Airshow, in response to global warming concerns.
A prototype of the world's first commercial all-electric passenger aircraft was unveiled.
Known as Alice, the new plane will carry nine passengers for up to 650 miles. Three lightweight electric motors with propellers will give the new plane distinctive appearance, compared with traditional aircraft. Orders have already been placed and Alice is expected to enter service in 2022.