NASA Is Working On An Experimental Electric Airplane, The X-57

By Steve Hanley Originally published on Gas2. NASA is working on an electric airplane that can carry up to 9 passengers and cruise at 175 miles per hour. The heart of the innovative design is a unique wing with 14 propellers driven by electric motors. 12 of the propellers are used during takeoff and landing while 2 larger [&hellip
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