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How Aircraft Electric Motors Work »

As important as batteries are, the brushless DC motors that power electric airplanes are just as critical. In this brief Avweb video, Siemen's Frank Anton explains how they work. More

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Podcast: Nicolas Chabbert... »

The new TBM 930 looks like a regular TBM 900 but it's what's inside that counts. AVweb's Paul Bertorelli spoke with Daher's Nicolas Chabbert about taking... More

Video: Alpha Systems AOA At... »

Alpha Systems AOA is updating its angle-of-attack systems. At this week's Aircraft Electronics Association show, Alpha's Mark Korin said, "We can update any... More

Podcast: Hydrogen Fuel Cell... »

Even as it's deep into research on an electric hybrid drive system using internal combustion engines, the creative Slovenia company Pipistrel is looking into... More

Podcast: New Features For... »

In the hyper-competitive world of tablet apps, nothing stands still and so it was no surprise at the recent Aero show in Friedrichshafen that Garmin... More

Video: VoloCopter At Aero »

Fresh from its first manned flight, eVolo's Volocopter was on display at Aero 2106 in Friedrichshafen, Germany, this week. AVweb got an update on this... More

Video: Siemens' Electric... »

At Aero in Friedrichshafen, Germany, this week, the giant electrical concern Siemens surprised the show with an Extra 330 powered by a 350-hp electric motor.... More