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Lilium Jet: Electric Plane of the Future? – The Lilium Jet: An Innovation in Aviation © Lilium Aviation

Lilium Jet: Electric Plane of the Future? – The Lilium Jet: An Innovation in Aviation

Young engineers from Munich are developing an innovative aircraft inspired by well-known science fiction film ‘The Fifth Element'. Designed by Lilium Aviation, the Lilium Jet is an electrically powered, vertical takeoff and landing jet. It does not need a runway. Read more about the conception and development of the electric jet in my blog post.

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  • Nico Wiegand
Hugo Junkers: Pioneer of Commercial Aircraft – The Legacy of Hugo Junkers and Otto Reuter © San Diego Air and Space Museum Archives

Hugo Junkers: Pioneer of Commercial Aircraft – The Legacy of Hugo Junkers and Otto Reuter

Hugo Junkers significantly shaped the history of aviation. His technology drove further development. His particular revolution was a very special wing design. How Hugo Junkers changed the aviation industry and what innovations he created are discussed in this blog article.