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Airbus introduced an electric plane


Airbus Airbus Company presented a prototype of its electric aircraft.

As noted, the presented model is currently needed only to make a series of useful studies in this direction, but it has already become apparent that the aircraft is completely harmless to the environment, creates a minimum of noise and the likelihood of its ignition in the air, during take-off or landing Significantly reduced.

The prototype all-electric aircraft has small dimensions and weight - the weight of the aircraft is only about 500 kilogram, while the aircraft itself is equipped with powerful 60 kW engine.

Designers from Airbus note that this is only a small step towards the production of environmentally friendly aircraft, but it is possible that the new invention will speed up the process of transition to large airliners operating on electric power.

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