Airbus is preparing its E-Fan electric aircraft demonstrator for a groundbreaking flight across the English Channel next months. The E-Fan demonstrator is proving technologies that Airbus hopes will help in the development of a family of electrically powered light aircraft for training and private use and in the future potentially lead to an electric-powered airliner carrying 80-90 passengers in the 2030s or 40s. The E-Fan demonstrator, formally unveiled by Airbus last April has now ...

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