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Siemens electric motor makes first flight

The world is becoming more electric, not only on land and water, but also in the air. Have a look at Siemens all electric airplane.
In a big leap for the electrification of aviation, an Extra Aircraft aerobatic plane performed its maiden flight with an electric powertrain. Weighing a mere 50 kilograms, the motor has an output of 260 kilowatts, resulting in an unparalleled power-to-weight ratio.


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