How Cool Is This? 200 Miles Flying An Electric Airplane.


Pipistrel-USA won NASA's Green Flight Challenge after its Taurus G4 electric airplane flew a 200 mile course in under 2 hours. 

"Two years ago, the thought of flying 200 miles at 100 miles per hour in an electric aircraft was pure science fiction," Jack Langelaan, team leader of Team, said in today's award announcement. "Now we are all looking forward to the future of electric aviation."