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  • Can NASA Get Its Experimental Electric Plane Off the Ground?

    Can NASA Get Its Experimental Electric Plane Off the Ground?

    120 years ago, Orville and Wilbur Wright piloted their gasoline-powered biplane for a record-breaking 12-second flight, the first successful, powered flight with a pilot aboard. Later this year, NASA will attempt a fresh feat in the world of aviation: the agency’s first crewed flight of an entirely electric plane.