Flight of the Century Long-ESA Worlds fastest electric plane (3)

Chip Yates having already claimed the crown for the world’s fastest electric motorcycle in 2011, has acquired the title of first manned electric airplane to break the 200 mph barrier in level flight.

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Flight of the Century Long-ESA Worlds fastest electric plane (2)

The Flight of the Century Long-ESA electric test plane took off from Inyokern Airport on July 19, achieving a top speed of 202.6MPH.

Flight of the Century Long-ESA Worlds fastest electric plane

Flight of the Century Long-ESA Worlds fastest electric plane (4)



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