Todayin “Ideas for business” company Wright Electric, which is engaged in creation of aircraft with electric motor. Wright Electric intends to develop and launch the production of aircraft electric motors that can be used on flights no longer than 480 kilometers. According to the startup, these flights account for about 30% of all passenger flights.
The project has partnered with low-cost airline EasyJet, plans to further upgrade the technology so that the aircraft was able to overcome and a longer distance. The startup was held acceleration in a well-known U.S. incubator Y Combinator.