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Electric aircraft

The world's first electric commercial aircraft owned and operated by Harbour Air is seen landing following its maiden flight in Richmond, British Columbia. Harbour Air announced in March that it had partnered with engineering firm MagniX in Washington state with the goal of becoming the world's first all-electric airline.

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A view of the first flight by an electric aircraft, at Olso Airport, in Gardermoen, Norway. Norway's transportation minister and the head of the Scandinavian country's airport operator took off for a short flight ... aboard a small, Slovenian-made two-seater electric airplane.

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