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Why fly solo? The power of partnerships

In order to build a better future, you must be an idealist – luckily we are not the only...In order to build a better future, you must be an idealist – luckily we are not the only ones.

Propulsion technologies – beyond the battery

Batteries have always been a weighty issue in holding back electric flight. If we filled up an A320 with the...Batteries have always been a weighty issue in holding back electric flight. If we filled up an A320 with the best batteries available on the market today, without any passengers...

A dedicated home

The focal point of our endeavour to deliver electric and hybrid aircraft propulsion technologies will open in 2018, with...The focal point of our endeavour to deliver electric and hybrid aircraft propulsion technologies will open in 2018, with the E-Aircraft System House in Ottobrunn, Germany.

Skyways: rethinking the urban last mile

As we move towards a future where autonomous urban flight becomes technologically normalised, we need to help develop a...As we move towards a future where autonomous urban flight becomes technologically normalised, we need to help develop a world that can welcome and support it.

E-Fan technology demonstrator emulates epic Channel crossing

The E-Fan technology demonstrator has become the world’s first twin-engine electric plane taking off by its own power to...The E-Fan technology demonstrator has become the world’s first twin-engine electric plane taking off by its own power to successfully cross the English Channel, some 106 years after Louis...

Building the E-Fan

Watch how we build the electrically powered E-Fan technology demonstrator.Watch how we build the electrically powered E-Fan technology demonstrator.