HYBRID-ELECTRIC AIR-VEHICLE PROPULSION: CHALLENGES, OPPORTUNITIES, AND IMPACT
April 22, 2019 | (8:00 AM - 9:30)
USA (United States of America)
The aeronautics industry has been challenged on many fronts to increase efficiency, reduce emissions, and decrease dependency on carbon-based fuels. These efforts have been driven not only due to the adverse effects of greenhouse gas emissions produced by aviation, but also to ensure long-term viability of the industry as it prepares for an increase in affordable sources of renewable energy and a decrease in availability of traditional fuel sources.