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Rolls-Royce Develops World's Fastest Electric Plane, Highlights Future of Aviation

Mar 20, 2021 12:44 PM IST Auto Auto

Rolls-Royce Electrical, a division carved out of Rolls-Royce, a globally renowned aircraft engine maker to develop world’s fastest electric plane has successfully performed taxi test on the prototype aircraft called ‘Spirit of Innovation’. We got in touch with Matheu Parr, Project Lead, ACCEL, the team leading the this project to understand the viability of such a project and when can we see electric planes flying over our skies. Here’s our conversation-