Siemens-330LE able to tow a glider into the air
[wikipedia.org] – Airbus E-Fan
Munich/Germany-based startup. Flying car concept, vertical take-off. Range 190 miles.
First solar-powered plane to fly around the globe. Swiss project.
[wikipedia.org] – Solar Impulse
Siemens E-Fusion. Recharge in 5 minutes.
[siemens.com] – Siemens E-Fusion
E-Genius. Development University of Stuttgart, Germany. Here flying over the Alps from Stuttgart to Italy, reaching 4000m. Return flight 365 km. Energy consumption: 83 kWh or 21€ for the whole trip. Try that with your Volkswagen Golf. Electric flying will cost per mile up to 10 times less than flying on petrol.
Slovenian plane from 2015. Price: 69,000 euro. Motor weighs 11 kg. Range: one hour or 117 miles.
[wikipedia.org] – Alpha Electro
Plane from Denver, Colorado. Flying costs $1,-/hour.
[wikipedia.org] – Aero Electric Sun Flyer
Amphibious plane from Finland.