08-06-2008, 01:41 AM
Ohhh sooo quiet! (http://www.airventure.org/2008/8sun3/electra_flyer.html)
08-06-2008, 04:24 AM
That's music to my ears (U2 perhaps?)
Anyone want to take a small turboprop hull, fit say 7 or 8 tonnes of batteries and make an electric equivalent of a DC-3 for short-range regional use? You may lose a few seats but I'm sure this would be offset by the reduction in fuel costs.