Tesla CEO Elon Musk started discussing the potential for electric airplanes, which he thinks could be viable in about 5 years.
Could a Tesla airplane be in Musk’s plans?
We are already starting to see electric airplane programs, like the Pipistrel Alpha Electro all-electric plane and the Siemens and Magnus’ eFusion, but battery technology still needs to improve in order to have commercial aircraft like we have today.
Musk has long been talking about all modes of transport going electric at some point – except for rockets. RECtoys.com