NOVA

Great Electric Airplane Race

Season 48 Episode 7 | 53m 6s | Video has closed captioning.

Can new emission-free electric planes replace our polluting airliners and revolutionize personal transportation in our cities? NOVA takes a ride in some quiet, energy-efficient, prototypes that are vying for success as electric flight takes off.

Aired: 05/26/21

Expires: 05/25/24

Rating: TV-G

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Additional funding for "Great Electric Airplane Race" is provided by the NOVA Science Trust with support from Margaret and Will Hearst and Roger Sant. Major funding for NOVA is provided …

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