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We won't be flying in electric planes for at least 15 years, says industry expert

We won't be flying in electric planes for at least 15 years, says industry expert

  • 13.10.2017
  • min read

CNBC

We won't be flying in electric planes for at least 15 years, says industry expert

Early investors are pouring tens of millions of dollars into electric, autonomous and vertical-takeoff-and-landing (VTOL) concepts like Zunum Aero, Volocopter and Aurora Flight Sciences. But Jim Harris, a partner with Bain & Company, says consumers will have to wait longer than some of those companies say.