Gallery: Boeing’s SUGAR Volt Hybrid Plane Has Foldable Wings for a Grea...

 

When NASA asked Boeing to predict what they believe would be the future of airplane design, they had one simple answer: electric. Called the Subsonic Ultra Green Aircraft Research (SUGAR) Volt flight, this commercial plane will combine electric power with traditional fuel, enabling low-emission flights across the globe. Coupled with a broader wing span, the SUGAR re-imagines the standard plane as a lightweight, energy-efficient model for future commercial flying.

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